OBITUARY

Gilbert J. Arceneaux

September 21, 1929October 25, 2018
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Gilbert Joseph Arceneaux, 89, passed away surrounded by his loving family on October 25, 2018. He was a native of Rayne, LA and lived in Lake Charles most of his life.

Gilbert was a loving husband, father, grandfather and brother and was loved by all who knew him. He served as a Corporal in the United States Army in Germany. He was of the catholic faith and attended Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church. He was owner of Gilbert Arceneaux Construction Company for over 45 years.

He is preceded in death by his loving wife, Marie Smith Arceneaux, his parents Ervin Arceneaux and Agnes Miller Arceneaux.

Left to cherish his memories are his four daughters; Phyllis Arceneaux of Lake Charles, Geri Cole (Dwayne) of Moss Bluff, Kim Landry of Lake Charles, Jada Guidry (Wayne) of Moss Bluff; brother, Milton Arceneaux of Youngsville, LA; sisters, Mildred Arendt, Alberta O’Brien, Shirley Fontenot all of Lake Charles; six grandchildren and three great grandsons.

Visitation will be at Hixson Funeral Home of Lake Charles on Saturday, October 27, 2018 at 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm and resume Sunday at 8:00 am until time of service. There will be a rosary recited at 6:00 pm. Funeral service will be Sunday, October 28, 2018 at 2:00 pm at the funeral home and officiated by Father Nathan Long. Burial will be at Highland Memory Garden in Lake Charles. Words of comfort and fond memories can be shared with the family at www.hixsonfuneralhomes.com.

  • FAMILY

  • Left to cherish his memories are his four daughters; Phyllis Arceneaux of Lake Charles, Geri Cole (Dwayne) of Moss Bluff, Kim Landry of Lake Charles, Jada Guidry (Wayne) of Moss Bluff; brother, Milton Arceneaux of Youngsville, LA; sisters, Mildred Arendt, Alberta O’Brien, Shirley Fontenot all of Lake Charles; six grandchildren and three great grandsons.

    He is preceded in death by his loving wife, Marie Smith Arceneaux, his parents Ervin Arceneaux and Agnes Miller Arceneaux.

Services

  • Visitation Saturday, October 27, 2018
  • Visitation Sunday, October 28, 2018
  • Funeral Service Sunday, October 28, 2018
REMEMBERING

Gilbert J. Arceneaux

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Carol Courmier

October 27, 2018

Dear Kim, so sorry for your loss.I know you will miss your dad.Peace and prayers for you and your family.In Christ. Carol

Kelvin LeDoux

October 27, 2018

I am so sorry for your loss. I want to extend my sincerest condolences to you and your family. I will keep you and your family in my thoughts and prayers. May GOD bless ALL.

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Biography

Gilbert Joseph Arceneaux, 89, passed away surrounded by his loving family on October 25, 2018. He was a native of Rayne, LA and lived in Lake Charles most of his life.

Gilbert was a loving husband, father, grandfather and brother and was loved by all who knew him. He served as a Corporal in the United States Army in Germany. He was of the catholic faith and attended Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church. He was owner of Gilbert Arceneaux Construction Company for over 45 years.

He is preceded in death by his loving wife, Marie Smith Arceneaux, his parents Ervin Arceneaux and Agnes Miller Arceneaux.

Left to cherish his memories are his four daughters; Phyllis Arceneaux of Lake Charles, Geri Cole (Dwayne) of Moss Bluff, Kim Landry of Lake Charles, Jada Guidry (Wayne) of Moss Bluff; brother, Milton Arceneaux of Youngsville, LA; sisters, Mildred Arendt, Alberta O’Brien, Shirley Fontenot all of Lake Charles; six grandchildren and three great grandsons.

Visitation will be at Hixson Funeral Home of Lake Charles on Saturday, October 27, 2018 at 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm and resume Sunday at 8:00 am until time of service. There will be a rosary recited at 6:00 pm. Funeral service will be Sunday, October 28, 2018 at 2:00 pm at the funeral home and officiated by Father Nathan Long. Burial will be at Highland Memory Garden in Lake Charles. Words of comfort and fond memories can be shared with the family at www.hixsonfuneralhomes.com.