DELCAMBRE – A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated for Henry Gaston Boudreaux , age 67, at 2:00 pm Saturday, December 15, 2012 at Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church. Fr. Herb Bennerfield will conduct the Mass. Interment will follow at Our Lady of the Lake Mausoleum.
Visitation will be held from 4:00 pm until 10:00 pm on Friday with a Rosary at 7:00 pm. The funeral home will reopen at 8:00 am on Saturday until 1:30 pm.
A native of Port Arthur, TX and resident of Delcambre, Mr. Boudreaux passed away at 12:10 pm on Thursday, December 13, 2012 at Lafayette General Medical Center.
Mr. Boudreaux was employed in the oilfield for many years as a diesel mechanic/manager. His interest as a diesel mechanic followed him in his love for tinkering with anything that had an engine. After his retirement he enjoyed working and researching on the computer and always enjoyed spending time with his family.
Mr. Boudreaux is survived by his loving wife of 47 years Sue Sonnier Boudreaux of Delcambre; one daughter, Rachael Goutierrez and husband John of Delcambre; two sons, Jason Boudreaux and fiance' Amy Brining of Youngsville, and Stuart Boudreaux of Delcambre; four grandchildren, Dillon Boudreaux, Bryce Goutierrez, Bailey Goutierrez and Annalise Goutierrez and two step grandchildren, Alicia Lacombe and Jacob Lacombe. He is also survived by two brothers, Harold Boudreaux and wife Dianne and James Boudreaux and wife Gloria all of New Iberia; and three sisters, Jeannie Matthews of Lafayette, Pam Duhon and husband Butch of New Iberia and Gloria Burton and husband Johnnie of Nashville, TN.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Edwin and Velma Field Boudreaux and one brother, Carroll Boudreaux.
Pallbearers will be Jason Boudreaux, Stuart Boudreaux, Dillon Boudreaux, Harold Boudreaux, James Boudreaux and Bryce Goutierrez.
Honorary pallbearers will be John Goutirrez and Jacob Lacombe.
To view on-line obituary, and sign the guest register, please visit www.evangelinefuneralhome.com.
Evangeline Funeral Homes, Inc. of Delcambre is in charge of arrangements.