Guidry,  Donald James Sr.

Guidry, Donald James Sr.

Male 1942 - 2018  (76 years)

Personal Information    |    Media    |    Sources    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Guidry, Donald James  [1, 2, 3
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 1942 
    Gender Male 
    DNA Kit MH45868-232 
    DNA Testing Company Ancestry [Alias at Ancestry is [D.G.] Tree: https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/tree/112302139/family/pedigree?cfpid=130098029715 
    Military United States Navy 
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    Died 8 Mar 2018  Lafayette, Lafayette, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Obituary 9 Mar 2018  Rayne, Acadia, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gossen Funeral Home 
    • A Mass of Christian Burial for Donald James Guidry, Sr., 76, of Duson will be celebrated on Saturday, March 10, 2018 at 10:00 AM in St. Theresa of the Child Jesus Catholic Church, Duson. Father Aaron Melancon, Pastor of St. Theresa of the Child Jesus Catholic Church, will serve as celebrant. Interment will follow in St. Theresa Catholic Cemetery Duson.

      Visitation will be held on Friday, March 9, 2018 from 11:00 AM until 9:00 PM in St. Theresa Parish Life Center, Duson, with a rosary being recited at 6:30 PM. Visitation will continue on Saturday from 8:00 AM until service time.

      Mr. Guidry passed away on Thursday, March 8, 2018 in a Lafayette health care facility.

      Mr. Guidry was a longtime resident of Duson, where he was a member of St. Theresa Catholic Church. He was a U.S. Navy veteran, and a graduate of LSU, where he earned a Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering. He worked for the Army Corps of Engineers for 30 years. Mr. Guidry loved children and animals, and he was a doting grandfather to his nineteen grandchildren.

      Survivors include his wife of over 46 years, Gayle Marie Arceneaux Guidry of Duson; daughters, Mary Elizabeth Presley of Duson, Cynthia Beverly and husband, Matthew of Lafayette, and Jennifer Coles and husband, Robert of Mandeville; sons, Edward Joseph Guidry of Duson, John Paul Guidry of Duson, Michael David Guidry of Mandeville, and Matthew Steven Guidry and wife, Michelle of Shreveport; brother Patrick Dale Guidry and wife, Karen of Breaux Bridge; sisters, Brenda Brandon and husband, Tom of Crowley, and Sue Prudhomme and husband, Michael of Scott; and nineteen grandchildren.

      Preceding Mr. Guidry in death were his parents, Joseph Adalbert Guidry and Odile Cormier Guidry Gaspard; son, Donald J. Guidry, Jr.; brother, Lawrence Joseph Guidry, Sr.; and son-in-law, Leroy John Presley.

      Condolences may be expressed online at www.gossenfuneralhome.net.

      Arrangements have been entrusted to Gossen Funeral Home, Inc. of Rayne, LA, (337) 334-3141.
    Our Family Pedigree Information as found at www.hpeterjr.us 
    Relationship How are these individuals related. 
    Shared DNA 232 centimorgans shared with Mary Breaux Howland [612799] 
    Reference Number 45868 
    Find A Grave Link https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/187872396 
    Find A Grave Memorial # 187872396 
    Group *FIND A GRAVE MEMORIAL 
    • Individuals where I have located their Find A Grave Memorial
    Group DNA Testing company is Ancestry 
    • Individuals that I have identified as having tested at Ancestry DNA
    Group Shared DNA on ancestry with Mary Breaux Howland 
    • This is a list of individuals that have been identified as sharing DNA with Mary Breaux Howland [612799]
    Buried 10 Mar 2018  Duson, Lafayette, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Address:
    St. Theresa of the Child Jesus Cemetery& Mausoleum
    202 3rd Street
    Duson, Louisiana 70529
    https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery/1831734/saint-theresa-catholic-church-cemetery 
    Notes 
    • ** US Navy veteran
    Person ID I45868  Our Family 2021
    Last Modified 31 Mar 2020 

    DNA Tests  atDNA-MH Living

    Father Guidry, Joseph Adelbert,   b. 28 Feb 1912, Church Point, Acadia, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1989, Lafayette, Lafayette, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Cormier, Odile,   b. 26 May 1919, , , Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Sep 2017, Lafayette, Lafayette, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 98 years) 
    Married 8 Jul 1937  Rayne, Acadia, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F129342  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Arceneaux, Gayle Marie 
    Children 
     1. Guidry, Mary Elizabeth
     2. Guidry, Cynthia Marie
     3. Guidry, Jennifer
     4. Guidry, John Paul
     5. Guidry, Donald James Jr.,   b. 18 Jul 1978,   d. 24 Sep 2007  (Age 29 years)
     6. Guidry, Edward Joseph
     7. Guidry, Michael David,   b. 1 Sep 1986,   d. 14 Mar 2020  (Age 33 years)
     8. Guidry, Matthew Steven
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2018 15:08:00 
    Family ID F16609  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Donald James Guidry Sr.
    Donald James Guidry Sr.

  • Sources 
    1. [S173] Duhon Funeral Home, Duhon Funeral Home Inc., ((http://www.duhonfuneralhome.com)), accessed 22 Sep 2017), Entry for Odile Cormier; http://www.duhonfuneralhome.com/book-of-memories/3163252/Gaspard-Odile/obituary.php. (Reliability: 3), 22 Sep 2017.

    2. [S233] Gossen Funeral Home, Gossen Funeral Home, ((http://www.gossenfuneralhome.net/obituaries.aspx)), accessed 09 Mar 2018), Entry for Donald James Guidry Sr; www.gossenfuneralhome.net/obituaries/Donald-Guidry/#!/Obituary. (Reliability: 3), 9 Mar 2018.

    3. [S165] Walters Funeral Home, Walters Funeral Home, ((http://www.waltersfh.com/)), accessed 15 Mar 2020), Entry for Michael Guidry; https://www.waltersfh.com/obituary/Michael-Guidry. (Reliability: 3), 15 Mar 2020.