Roy Elton Viator

January 23, 1942February 6, 2021

Roy Elton Viator, a devoted and loving husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend passed away peacefully in the early morning hours of Saturday February 6, 2021 at Lafayette General Medical Center. He was 79.

Roy was born January 23, 1942 in Orange, Texas to the late Elton Viator and the late Eva Stewart Viator. He was a proud veteran of the United States Air Force, and was a welder and fitter having worked with various fabrication companies at the Port of Iberia.

He will be missed dearly by all who knew and loved him.

Those left to cherish his memory is his wife of 53 years, Loretta Stalnaker Viator; his daughter, Maria Bullock and husband Gregory, and son Michael Roy Viator; two grandchildren, Jacklyn Aiello and Whitney Bullock; his only brother, Ray Viator and wife Fran and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Elton and Eva Viator.

In keeping with Roy's wishes, private memorial services will be held at a later date.

Family and friends are encouraged to share their memories and condolences with the family by visiting Roy's memorial page at

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


  • Loretta Stalnaker Viator, Wife of 53 years
  • Maria Bullock (Gregory), Daughter
  • Michael Roy Viator, Son
  • Jacklyn Aiello, Grandchild
  • Whitney Bullock, Grandchild
  • Ray Viator (Fran), Brother
  • Eva Stewart Viator, Mother (deceased)
  • Elton Viator, Father (deceased)


No public services are scheduled at this time. Receive a notification when services are updated.


Roy Elton Viator

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