EUNICE~It is with heavy hearts and great sadness that the family of Kenneth "Flutch" LaFleur announces his sudden passing on Sunday, July 19, 2015 at Acadian Medical Center in Eunice at the age of 72. A Celebration of Life will be celebrated at 3:30 pm on Tuesday, July 21, 2015 at Ardoin's Funeral Home in Eunice. Burial will follow in the Mt. Calvary Cemetery with Father Abadie officiating.
Kenneth known to many as "Flutch" was an owner/operator of Acadiana Wrecker but most of all he was a loving husband, father, grandfather and friend and will be missed dearly by all who knew and loved him especially his wife of 47 years, Gwen LaFleur of Eunice; his four children, Beth Savoy, David LaFleur, and Blake LaFleur and wife, Jodi all of Eunice, and Keran LaFleur and husband, Jon Richardson of Scott. He was a loving and caring grandfather to seven grandchildren, Toby McGee, Phillip LaFleur, Courtney LaFleur Istre, Ashley LaFleur, Scott LaFleur, Tyler and Lainey Cormier and four great grandchildren, Ayla Guidroz, Gage McGee, William and Charlotte Istre; as well as extended family and friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Cleas and Stella Sittig LaFleur and his sister, Wyda LaFleur Johnson.
At the request of the family, visitation will be held at Ardoin's Funeral Home in Eunice on Monday, July 20th from 5:00 pm until 10:00 pm and again on Tuesday, July 21st from 10:00 am until time of services. Father Abadie will recite a Rosary at 7:00 pm Monday evening.