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Evangeline Funeral Home

314 E Saint Peter St, New Iberia, LA

OBITUARY

Keith James Viator

May 19, 1986June 9, 2019
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NEW IBERIA – Funeral Services will be conducted for Keith James Viator, age 33, at 10:00 am Saturday, June 15, 2019 at Evangeline Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Holy Family Cemetery.

Visitation will be held from 4:00 pm until 9:00 pm on Friday. The funeral home will reopen at 8:00 am on Saturday until service time.

A native and resident of New Iberia, Keith passed away at 4:16 am on Sunday, June 9, 2019 at his residence.

Keith was a diesel mechanic for many years, most recently employed with Canal Diesel. He enjoyed spending time outdoors, hunting and fishing. His best times were spent with his girls teaching them about hunting and running dogs. He also leaves behind his devoted dog and buddy, Baxter.

He is survived by his wife, Tia Viator of New Iberia; three daughters, Clair Viator, Kaizly Viator and Braelynn Viator all of New Iberia; mother, Sarah Viator Touchet of New Iberia; father, Norbert Gonsoulin, IV and his wife Shannon of New Iberia; one sister, Nicole Touchet of New Iberia; seven brothers, Ricky Touchet, Logan Broussard,Dustin Broussard, Gaje Touchet, Aaron Gonsoulin and fiancé Savannah Tassin, Adam Gonsoulin and fiancé Carrie Primeaux and Austin Gonsoulin; maternal grandparents, Dianne Camus and Harvey Viator of New Iberia; paternal grandfather, Norbert Gonsoulin, III of New Iberia; his in laws, Lambert and Carrie Navarre of New Iberia and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his step dad, Rickey Touchet; paternal grandmother, Rita Touchet Clark and Wilda Bourque and Mary Harvey.

Pallbearers will be Norbert Gonsoulin IV, Ricky Touchet, Logan Broussard, Dustin Broussard, Gaje Touchet, Aaron Gonsoulin, Adam Gonsoulin and Austin Gonsoulin. Loggen Dugas, Greg Whitaker and Casey Landry will serve as honorary pallbearers.

To view 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

  • Tia Navarre Viator, Wife
  • Clair Viator, Daughter
  • Kaizly Viator, Daughter
  • Braelynn Viator, Daughter
  • Sarah Viator Touchet, Mother
  • Norbert Gonsoulin, IV & Shannon, Father
  • Nicole Touchet, Sister
  • Ricky Touchet, Brother
  • Logan Broussard, Brother
  • Dustin Broussard, Brother
  • Gaje Touchet, Brother
  • Aaron Gonsoulin & Savannah, Brother
  • Adam Gonsoulin & Carrie, Brother
  • Austin Gonsoulin, Brother
  • Norbert Gonsoulin, III, Paternal Grandfather
  • Dianne Camus & Harvey Viator, Maternal Grandparents
  • Rickey Touchet, Step Dad (deceased)
  • Rita Touchet Clark, Paternal Grandmother (deceased)
  • Wilda Bourque, Paternal Grandmother (deceased)
  • Also preceded in death by, Mary Harvey

Services

  • Funeral Service Saturday, June 15, 2019
  • Visitation Friday, June 14, 2019
  • Visitation Saturday, June 15, 2019

Memories

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Alicia Dugas

June 14, 2019

Keith we will miss you dearly! R.I.P. My thoughts and Prayers are with everyone! Love y’all! Loggen will definitely miss those daily calls and trips hunting,fishing, camp trips!

Shannon Gonsoulin

June 13, 2019

Gone but never ever forgotten!

Shannon Gonsoulin

June 13, 2019

(nanny) dianne hart

June 13, 2019

my big baby boy..nanny loves u my first kid

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Biography

NEW IBERIA – Funeral Services will be conducted for Keith James Viator, age 33, at 10:00 am Saturday, June 15, 2019 at Evangeline Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Holy Family Cemetery.

Visitation will be held from 4:00 pm until 9:00 pm on Friday. The funeral home will reopen at 8:00 am on Saturday until service time.

A native and resident of New Iberia, Keith passed away at 4:16 am on Sunday, June 9, 2019 at his residence.

Keith was a diesel mechanic for many years, most recently employed with Canal Diesel.
He enjoyed spending time outdoors, hunting and fishing. His best times were spent with his girls teaching them about hunting and running dogs.
He also leaves behind his devoted dog and buddy, Baxter.

He is survived by his wife, Tia Viator of New Iberia; three daughters, Clair Viator, Kaizly Viator and Braelynn Viator all of New Iberia; mother, Sarah Viator Touchet of New Iberia; father, Norbert Gonsoulin, IV and his wife Shannon of New Iberia; one sister, Nicole Touchet of New Iberia; seven brothers, Ricky Touchet, Logan Broussard,Dustin Broussard, Gaje Touchet, Aaron Gonsoulin and fiancé Savannah Tassin, Adam Gonsoulin and fiancé Carrie Primeaux and Austin Gonsoulin; maternal grandparents, Dianne Camus and Harvey Viator of New Iberia; paternal grandfather, Norbert Gonsoulin, III of New Iberia; his in laws, Lambert and Carrie Navarre of New Iberia and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his step dad, Rickey Touchet; paternal grandmother, Rita Touchet Clark and Wilda Bourque and Mary Harvey.

Pallbearers will be Norbert Gonsoulin IV, Ricky Touchet, Logan Broussard, Dustin Broussard, Gaje Touchet, Aaron Gonsoulin, Adam Gonsoulin and Austin Gonsoulin.
Loggen Dugas, Greg Whitaker and Casey Landry will serve as honorary pallbearers.

To view 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.