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Antone "Tony" Furtado Iii

April 2, 1945 — January 4, 2022

Opelousas- Funeral services for Antone "Tony" Dias Edward Furtado III will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 8, 2022, in the Skip Montet Memorial Chapel at Lafond Ardoin Funeral Home in Opelousas.  Deacon Dwayne Joubert will officiate the services.

Visitation will be held on Saturday, January 8, 2022, from 12:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. in the Skip Montet Memorial Chapel at Lafond-Ardoin Funeral Home in Opelousas, LA.

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Antone "Tony" Dias Edward Furtado III on Tuesday, January 4, 2022, at his home in Opelousas, LA, at the age of 76.  He was born in Providence, Rhode Island, and was a longtime resident of Opelousas, LA.

He enjoyed spending time with his family, playing golf and tending to his dogs and cats. He took pride in his home and taking care of everything. His family cherishes the fond memories of Tony and he will be greatly missed by those who knew and loved him.

Survivors include his wife of 33 years, Remona Furtado of Opelousas; one son, Antonio Furtado (Tiffany); four daughters, Cheryl Meeks, Belen Furtado, Lisa Furtado, and Summer Hughes; two sisters, Sandra Payne (Jerry), and Debbie Furtado; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Antone Dias Edward Furtado, Jr. and Evelyn Freitas Furtado.

LaFond-Ardoin Funeral Home of Opelousas, 2845 S. Union St, Opelousas, LA, 70570, has been entrusted with the funeral arrangements.

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Saturday, January 8, 2022

12:00 - 3:00 pm (Central time)

Skip Montet Memorial Chapel at Lafond-Ardoin Funeral Home of Opelousas

2845 S Union St, Opelousas, LA 70570

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Funeral Service

Saturday, January 8, 2022

Starts at 3:00 pm (Central time)

Skip Montet Memorial Chapel at Lafond-Ardoin Funeral Home of Opelousas

2845 S Union St, Opelousas, LA 70570

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