Cover photo for Deleno "Del" Marcantel's Obituary
Deleno "Del" Marcantel Profile Photo
1947 Del 2023

Deleno "Del" Marcantel

June 29, 1947 — July 7, 2023


EUNICE~It is with heavy hearts the family of Deleno “Del” Marcantel announces his passing on Friday, July 7, 2023, in the comfort of his home at the age 76. Deleno’s life will be celebrated on Sunday, July 9, 2023, at 2:00 pm at Ardoin’s Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Travis Turner officiating.

          Deleno, known as Del to all, was born in Kinder, LA on June 29, 1947, to the late Curdy and Clarice Figurant Marcantel. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force and was the CEO and co-founder of Full-Service Maintenance in Eunice. He enjoyed being outside and loved to fish and tend to his chickens and garden.

         Del was a devoted and loving husband, father, and grandfather. He will be missed dearly by his wife of fifty-four years, Linda Marcantel of Eunice; his son, Thomas Marcantel of Woodworth; his daughters, Rachel Marcantel of Eunice and Susan Marcantel of Mamou; his sisters, Curline Matt of Morgan City and Cathy Moore and husband, John of Lafayette; his canine companion, Miley; fifteen grandchildren and fifteen great grandchildren; as well as extended family and friends.

       He is preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Mechelle Marcantel Fontenot; four brothers and two sisters.

       At the request of the family, visitation will be held at Ardoin’s Funeral Home in Eunice on Sunday, July 9, 2023, from 11:00 am until time of services.

      Family and friends may view this obituary and sign the guestbook at

      Ardoin’s Funeral Home of Eunice, 1301 West Laurel Ave., (337) 457-3371 is in charge of arrangements.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Deleno "Del" Marcantel, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Sunday, July 9, 2023

11:00am - 2:00 pm (Central time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Celebration of Life

Sunday, July 9, 2023

2:00 - 3:00 pm (Central time)

Ardoin's Funeral Home Chapel ~ Eunice

1301 W Laurel Ave, Eunice, LA 70535

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 2097

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree