Herman Joseph Cassard Jr.

December 3, 1945March 10, 2014
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Herman “Jay” Cassard, Jr., 68, passed away at home on Monday, March 10, 2014. He was born December 3, 1945 to Herman and Eloise (Hernandez) Cassard, Sr. in Donaldsonville, Louisiana. On May 2, 1966 he married Irene Morales in Donaldsonville, Louisiana. Jay enjoyed hunting, fishing, and raising all sorts of birds. Survivors include his wife Irene; his one daughter, Dawn Bourget and her husband Marc of Baton Rouge; three sons, Herman Cassard III and his wife Wendy of Donaldsonville, Dennis Cassard and his wife Michelle of White Castle and Anthony Cassard of Baton Rouge; five grandchildren, Emelie, Madisyn, Cody, Norie and Marley; one sister, Betty Cassard of Donaldsonville; one brother, Raymond Cassard of Donaldsonville; as well as many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents and his grandparents. Family would like to give a special thank you to Dr. Bryan Bienvenu and staff of Mary Bird Perkins Cancer center for their care and Mrs. Audrey Johnson for her tireless friendship. A time of gathering will be held on Saturday, March 15, 2014 at 10:00 a.m.- 2:00 p.m. at Ourso Funeral Home in Donaldsonville, Louisiana. Condolences can be made at . Memorial donations can be made to the Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center, 4950 Essen Lane, Baton Rouge, La 70809.


  • Memorial Gathering Saturday, March 15, 2014

Herman Joseph Cassard Jr.

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LeRoy Plaisance

March 16, 2014

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.

Larry & Valerie Johnson

March 14, 2014

Anthony and all the Cassard family our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Jan Chiquet

March 13, 2014

May the Lord give you strength and comfort during this difficult time for He is close to those whose hearts are broken.

Arleen/Allen Tregre

March 13, 2014

To all the family: You are all in our thoughts and prayers. May God give you all the strength through out this difficult time.

From the Staff of Ourso Funeral Home

March 13, 2014

Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time.

Jo Ann Salyers

March 13, 2014

Irene, my prayers and thoughts are with you and your family.

Renard&Ella Falcon

March 12, 2014

Irene I'm so sorry to hear about Jay. You and your family will be in our prayers during this difficult time.

Stephen and Linda Viso

March 12, 2014

Irene Steve and I are so sorry to here about Herman.Our prayers are with you and your family,

The Staff of Ourso Funeral Home

March 11, 2014

Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time.