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Hurlin Henry Duplechain

August 4, 1935September 2, 2021

Hurlin Henry Duplechain, 86, of Lake Charles, passed away on Friday, September 2, 2021 at a local hospital. He was born to his late parents, Senia and Melitie Duplechain on August 4, 1935 in Oberlin, LA. Hurlin was in the United States Army briefly in 1957 and was proud to serve his country. He was a licensed ham radio operator, which he loved. Hurlin enjoyed working with any type of electronic item that he could put together. He enjoyed being with his family for cookouts, especially BBQ. He retired after 10 years as an Electrician for the Port of Lake Charles.

He is survived by his four children, Melissa Hinton (Bryan) of Iowa, Darrin Duplechain of Lake Charles, Michelle Duplechain of Lake Charles, and Thomas Duplechain (Kim) of Lake Charles; seven grandchildren, Kayla Porter (Jacob), Kyle Duplechain, Brittany Finnern (Carl), John Hinton (Kelsey), Jace Hinton, Grant Duplechain, Reagan Duplechain; six great grandchildren, Wyatt, Emma, Anna, McKenna, Jason, Harper, and one on the way.

Hurlin is preceded in death by the love of his life, Margie Miller Duplechain; his parents; and one brother, George Duplechain.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Our Lady Queen of Heaven Catholic Church on Monday, September 6, 2021, at 10:00am, with Father Rojo Koonathan officiating. Visitation will be at Hixson Funeral Home in Lake Charles on Sunday, September 5, 2021, from 5:00pm until 8:00pm, with a Rosary at 6:00pm. Visitation will resume at the funeral home on Monday, from 8:00am until the procession to the church. Burial will follow at Consolata Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the family for funeral expenses.

Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.jehixson.com.

Services

  • Visitation

    Sunday, September 5, 2021

  • Rosary

    Sunday, September 5, 2021

  • Visitation Resumes

    Monday, September 6, 2021

  • Mass of Christian Burial

    Monday, September 6, 2021

Memories

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Bryan Hinton

September 5, 2021

Brittany Finnern

September 4, 2021

Brittany Finnern

September 4, 2021

❤️

Bryan Hinton

September 4, 2021

Thomas Duplechain

September 4, 2021

Bryan Hinton

September 4, 2021

Bryan Hinton

September 4, 2021

Melissa Hinton

September 4, 2021

I love you so much and I will miss you forever ❤️ You are the best Daddy ever!

Thomas Duplechain

September 4, 2021

Kayla Porter

September 4, 2021

FROM THE FAMILY