It is with heavy hearts that the family of Larry Lavergne, age 44, announce the death of their loved one on Saturday, February 20, 2021. Larry passed away peacefully at Ochsner Lafayette General Medical Center.
The family will receive visitors between 10:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 23, 2021 in the LaFond-Ardoin Funeral Home of Opelousas. A Rosary will be prayed at 6:00 PM by Cherie Tweedel, followed by funeral services at 6:30 p.m.
Larry was an avid outdoorsman. He enjoyed riding 4-wheelers, fishing, camping and doing projects. Larry loved being surrounded by his family and friends. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
He is survived by his fiancé, Connie Soileau; his father, Donald Lavergne and wife, Melinda; his mother, Betty Ortego Pommier and husband, Nick; his paternal grandmother, Grace Venable; his sons, Joseph Sean Lavergne and Cameron Jacob Lavergne; his daughters, Lanie Jon Gautreaux and Abigail Lyn Lavergne; step-daughter, Emma Fruge; his brothers, Adam Lavergne and wife, Courtney; Donald "D.J." Lavergne and wife, Marla; his sisters, Melissa Fontenot and partner, Valsesques Jones; his sister-in-law, Dana Ellis Lavergne; a host of nieces and nephews and his four-legged buddy, "Kane".
He was preceded in death by his son, Gabriel Colin Lavergne; his brother, Nicky James Lavergne; his maternal grandparents, Leo and Versey Vasseur; his paternal grandfather, Joseph "J.C." Lavergne; his Uncle James Lavergne and Aunt Jeanette Ardoin.
Family and friends are invited to sign and view the online guestbook at www.lafondardoin.com.
LaFond-Ardoin Funeral Home of Opelousas, 2845 South Union Street, Opelousas, LA 70570, has been entrusted with the funeral arrangements.
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