NEW IBERIA – A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted for Mr. Robert "Bob" J. Theriot, age 52, at 11:00 am on Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church with Fr. Ed Degeyter officiating. Interment will follow at Holy Family Mausoleum.
Visitation will be held from 3:00 pm until 9:00 pm on Tuesday with a Rosary at 6:30 pm. The funeral home will reopen at 8:00 am on Wednesday and remain open until service time.
A native of Delcambre and resident of St. Martinville, Mr. Theriot passed away at 3:55 pm on Saturday, September 14, 2013 at Dauterive Hospital.
Bob and his wife Christine worked together for over 21 years as contractors. They contracted with New Century Fabricators for much of that time. Bob also worked at Live Oak Gardens and served as the Delcambre Fire Chief for many years. He was a member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church and enjoyed camping, traveling and spending time with his family. He will be deeply missed by all who loved him.
He is survived by his wife of 31 years, Christine M. Theriot; son, Stanley Theriot and wife Catina of St. Martinville; grandchildren, Ava Marie Theriot and Caleb Michael Theriot; his mother, Rella F. Theriot of Delcambre; brother, Paul Theriot of Delcambre and sisters, Rhonda Theriot of Delcambre and Regina Dugas and husband Guy of Bayou Jack.
He was preceded in death by his father, Raymond Theriot.
Brent Frick, Andrew Machen, Joseph Mayard, Paul Theriot, Guy Dugas, Sr. and Guy Dugas, Jr. will serve as pallbearers.
To view on-line obituary, video tribute and sign the guest register, please visit www.evangelinefuneralhome.com.
Evangeline Funeral Homes, Inc. of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.