EUNICE-It is with heavy hearts that the family of Eugene Thibodeaux, Sr. announces his passing on Wednesday, August 17, 2022, at his home at the age of 72. A Celebration of Life will be celebrated at 2:00 pm on Friday, August 19, 2022, at Ardoin’s Funeral Home Chapel in Eunice. Burial will follow in the Mt. Calvary Cemetery with Deacon Gary Gaudin officiating.
Eugene was a veteran and served proudly in the United States Navy. He was very kind-hearted, had a giving nature, and a very humorous personality. Eugene was a loving father, brother, grandfather and friend and will be missed dearly by everyone who knew and loved him especially his son, Eugene Thibodeaux II of Eunice; sister, Brenda Lenkowski and husband, Frank of Iowa; granddaughters, Kaitlyn and Chelsie Thibodeaux; as well as extended family and friends.
He is preceded in death by his son, Stacey Thibodeaux; parents, Joseph and Dorothy Courville Thibodeaux; brothers, Allen, Donald, and Larry Thibodeaux; and great grandson, Etlee Qualls.
At the request of the family, visitation will be held at Ardoin’s Funeral Home in Eunice on Thursday, August 18th from 4:00 pm until 8:00 pm, and again on Friday, August 19th from 10:00 am until time of services. Deacon Gary Gaudin will pray a Rosary at 6:00 pm on Thursday evening.
Family and friends may view this obituary and sign the guestbook at www.ardoinfuneralhomes.com
Ardoin’s Funeral Home of Eunice, 1301 West Laurel Ave, (337) 457.3371 is in charge of arrangements.