Opelousas - Funeral services for David Patrick Comeau, 30, will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, December 21, 2018, in the Skip Montet Memorial Chapel of Lafond-Ardoin Funeral Home. Interment will follow in the Bellevue Memorial Park in Opelousas.
David was a native of Lafayette, grew up in Opelousas, and was currently residing in Memphis, TN. He died on Friday, December 14, 2018. David was a talented artist who drew and painted portraits and figures of individuals. He studied Political Science and Fine Arts at Loyola University in New Orleans, LSU in Alexandria, and Portland State University in Portland, Oregon.
He was a U. S. Army Veteran who served his country with the Louisiana Army National Guard with the 256th Infantry Brigade and served active duty in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom.
He will be greatly missed by his family, friends, and all who knew and loved him.
He is survived by his mother, Eileen Redmond Comeau; three brothers: Moses Ray Comeau and wife, Amy; Alfred Joseph Comeau and wife, Elsie; and Steven Chris Comeau and wife, Tara; two sisters, Katie Cobb and wife, Amy; and Abigail Marie Kiley Comeau and husband, Nicholas J. Clesi; and a host of nieces and nephews, Madison, Victoria, D.J., Paul, Devin, Kadin, Jordynne, Karis, Grace, Gregory, Garrett, Gwynn and Gavin.
He was preceded in death by his father, James Ray Comeau, Jr. and his grandparents.
Visitation will be held on Friday, December 21, 2018, from 11:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. in the Lafond Ardoin Funeral Home of Opelousas.
Family and friends are invited to sign and view the online guestbook at www.lafondardoin.com.
LaFond-Ardoin Funeral Home, 2845 South Union Street, Opelousas, LA 70570, (337-942-2638) has been entrusted with the funeral arrangements.
I was just given news of David's passing. I knew David to be a thoughtful and considerate individual who was concerned with developing a deep understanding of the world. His perspective made me look at my own, and I think that's a rare thing indeed. My deepest condolences for your loss.
Gregory BlakemorePortland, OR
My go to scripture and I lean on it heavily...is 1 Corinthians 1: 26-29....no it is how you know David... you did not fail!!..love to you my son whom I will miss deeply...Xxoo
Eileen Gail Genevieve Redmond ComeauOpelousas, LA
Beloved baby boy whom I loved as if he were my only child!... I immediately missed him...just thinking I would never have him talk to me again... shocking and very unsettling ... sadly I have yet to be contacted by any authority figure...I love you David!.. love mom and dad...
Eileen Gail Genevieve Refmond ComesuOpelousas, LA
May peace and comfort be with you and your family at this difficult time.
Sheriff Bobby J. GuidrozOpelousas, LA
David will be missed all across the country. My thoughts and prayers to the family and friends may we all find some peace in our loss.
Dean PackardMulino, OR
I served with David in Iraq , he was a fine soldier. , who alway did what was asked of him.. Rest In Peace Brother.War dogs!
Bobby AllemanRayne, LA
David, you will be missed. Your Portland family loves you. We are surprised by your sudden passing, but we will continue to remember the good you brought to our lives, the laughter, and precious moments we shared.
Gerardo BenitezVancouver, WA
David you will always be in our hearts!
Mattie MacKenziePortland, OR
Please accept my condolences on the loss of David. May the wonderful memories shared continue to provide comfort and may the promises in God's word provide peace, endurance and hope. Romans 15:13
When the Lord calls his children home we are left with special moments of your son Eileen and your brother Katie, Moses, Alfred, Steven, and Abigail May these memories forever remain dear to each of your hearts.
As the Lord welcomes David home to perfect peace may he comfort each of you through your sorrow.
Our Deepest Sympathy
Robin and Michael Slack
Robin SlackMarshall, VA
My love and prayers for all of you. Aunt Carol and Uncle Ted
Carol HaikNew Iberia, LA
Love and prayers from Katie’s friends in Wrangell
Gang in Wrangell AlaskaWrangell, AK
Prayers for peace and comfort. Rest in peace, David.
TAMARA ELLISMEMPHIS, TN