OBITUARY

J. Glen Comeaux

November 25, 1948January 30, 2021
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NEW IBERIA – A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted for John Glen Comeaux, age 72, at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, February 3. 2021 at Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church. Fr. Keith Landry will officiate. Interment will follow at Holy Family Mausoleum.

Services will be streamed via Facebook live. Streaming will begin fifteen minutes before the service time. Please visit https://www.facebook.com/Evangeline-Funeral-Home-New-Iberia-163724400323778 to watch Mr. Comeaux’s services online.

A gathering of family and friends will take place at Evangeline Funeral Home of New Iberia on Tuesday from 4:30 pm until 8:00 pm. A rosary will be prayed at 6:00 pm led by the Men's Rosary Group. The visitation will resume on Wednesday from 9:30 am until the service time.

A native and resident of New Iberia, Mr. Comeaux passed away on Saturday, January 30, 2021 at Iberia Medical Center.

Born November 25, 1948 in New Iberia, Louisiana, to Percy Joseph Comeaux and Gladys Babineaux Comeaux

Friends and family knew him better as “Glen”. He Graduated from New Iberia High School in 1966 and Northeast Louisiana University (ULM) College of Pharmacy in 1971.

Glen was a wonderful husband and father. He was looking forward to celebrating 50 years of marriage to his wife, Germaine, in May 2021. He was an excellent role model for his son, Jonathan, who grew-up to be a terrific dad and husband.

Glen enjoyed spending time with family and friends, traveling, gardening, and entertaining. Cooking was a special talent for Glen. He could look at what ingredients were on hand and come up with a creative delicious meal. He worked as a pharmacist for 47 years for K & B, Comeaux Drug Center, National Canal Villere, Howard Pharmacy, and retired from Walgreens. After his retirement Glen looked forward to having lunch with his brothers on a weekly basis. A loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, and friend to all, Glen will be truly and deeply missed by all those who knew and loved him

He is survived by his loving wife, Germaine Doiron Comeaux; son: Jonathan Glen Comeaux; daughter-in-law: Lisa Martina Comeaux, Grandchildren: Benjamin Comeaux and Isabel Comeaux; brothers: Percy James Comeaux and partner Linda Monk; Rickie Comeaux and wife Becky; Brothers-in-law: Jim Reed, Darrell Doiron; David Doiron and wife Karen; Nephews and nieces: Vince Comeaux and wife Candie, April Comeaux Dugas and husband Raymond; Matt Comeaux; Patrick Dayton, Jr. and wife Sharyn; Cali Comeaux; Steven Dayton and wife Dara; Steven Doiron.

He is preceded in death by parents: Percy Joseph Comeaux, Gladys Babineaux Comeaux, sister Nanette Comeaux Reed, nephew David Dayton, sister-in-law Hazel Vincent Comeaux

Pallbearers will be members and friends of the family.

To view the on-line obituary, video tribute, and sign the guest register, please visit www.evangelinefuneralhome.com.

Evangeline Funeral Home of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.

  • FAMILY

  • Germaine Doiron Comeaux, Loving wife of 49 years
  • Jonathan Glen Comeaux, Son
  • Lisa Martina Comeaux, Daughter-in-law
  • Benjamin Comeaux, Grandchild
  • Isabel Comeaux, Grandchild
  • Percy James Comeaux (Linda Monk), Brother
  • Rickie Comeaux (Becky), Brother
  • Jim Reed, Brother-in-law
  • Darrel Doiron, Brother-in-law
  • David Doiron (Karen), Brother-in-law
  • Vince Comeaux (Candie), Nephew
  • April Comeaux Dugas (Raymond), Niece
  • Matt Comeaux, Nephew
  • Patrick Dayton, Jr. (Sharyn), Nephew
  • Cali Comeaux, Niece
  • Steven Dayton (Dara), Nephew
  • Steven Doiron, Nephew
  • Percy Joseph Comeaux, Father (deceased)
  • Gladys Babineaux Comeaux, Mother (deceased)
  • Nanette Comeaux Reed, Sister (deceased)
  • David Dayton, Nephew (deceased)
  • Hazel Vincent Comeaux, Sister-in-law (deceased)
  • PALLBEARERS

  • Will be members and friends of the family.

Services

  • Visitation

    Tuesday, February 2, 2021

  • Roasry

    Tuesday, February 2, 2021

  • Visitaiton

    Wednesday, February 3, 2021

  • A Mass of Christian Burial

    Wednesday, February 3, 2021

Memories

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Gail & Stan Rauhut

February 3, 2021

Sending our deepest sympathies for the loss of a great man and friend. Glen taught us to look for the dime, and we loved his cooking. We will miss him.

Jody Mouton

February 2, 2021

So sorry to hear this sad news my Condolences to family an friends .I have known Glenn for many yrs he was my Pharmacist at Howard’s Pharmacy such a great man always made me laugh ,he will be deeply missed an always loved .Rip Glenn “ 🙏🏻🙏🏻

Larry,GailAnd Brady Castille

February 2, 2021

We will never forget the kindest and respect Glenn has showed our family over the years, He was not only our Pharmacist he was a good friend

Jean Brotemarkle

February 2, 2021

So sorry to hear about Glen. What a wonderful guy and a great couple. He will be dearly missed. Please know that he and Germaine are in our prayers. Take care of yourself.

karen saunier

February 2, 2021

My dear Germaine and Family-Words cannot express my deepest sympathy to you and your family on the loss of your beloved Glenn. My prayers for our Heavenly Father to give you comfort and peace during this great loss. Praying that all the wonderful and loving memories give you some comfort during a trying time .
Love your friend, Karen Saunier

Joyce Buller

February 2, 2021

Janel and I will be praying for you to ask for strength and comfort. It was a blessing to meet him in his working capacity. 72 years is way too young. 49 years isn't enough. May God bless you in the following days. Joyce Buller and Janel Burgardt

Heidi Martin

February 1, 2021

Germaine,

I am so very sorry to hear of your loss! Please know you are in my thoughts and prayers!

Heidi Martin

Marshall and Lynn Hensley

February 1, 2021

Condolences from both of us. Glen was such a bright light in all of our lives and will be remembered as such a kind and caring man. The "Village" family will miss him a lot.

Janice Hunter

February 1, 2021

I am so sorry to hear of Glen passing. He was and still is one of my many first cousins. Whenever we did see one other he and Germaine always made me feel loved. He will be missed and remembered by so many.🙏

margaret gonsoulin

January 31, 2021

SO VERY SORRY TO SEE THAT GLEN PASS AWAY.TO HIS FAMILY YOU ARE IN MY THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS.

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