OBITUARY

Clifton P. Rivere, Sr.

June 6, 1939March 11, 2018
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Clifton Paul Rivere, Sr. passed away on Sunday, March 11, 2018 at the age of 78. Mr. Rivere was a native of Paincourtville, Louisiana and a resident of Gretna, Louisiana for the past 58 years.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Shirley Breaux Rivere; his children, Peggy A. Rivere, John M. Rivere and Clifton Rivere, Jr.; his parents, Albert and Anastize Rivere; his brother, Roger Rivere and grandson, Craig Nicholson.

He is survived by his daughters, Elizabeth Whisenhunt and Amanda Badeaux (Sylvester); sons, Risley (Dawn), Danny (Lisa), Clinton (Holly), and Mark Rivere; his sister, Virgie Gaudet; brothers, Autry, Alfred, Russell, Willman and Youman Rivere. He is also survived by 14 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews, sisters- in-law and brothers-in-law.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the evening visitation at Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home, 5100 Pontchartrain Blvd. in New Orleans on Wednesday, March 14, 2018 from 4-8:00 p.m. There will be a brief gathering the following morning at Lake Lawn Metairie from 8-9:00 a.m. Visitation will continue on Thursday, March 15, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Elizabeth Church in Paincourtville, Louisiana with Mass following at 1:00 p.m. Interment will be at St. Elizabeth Church Cemetery in Paincourtville, Louisiana.

To view and sign the family guestbook, please visit lakelawnmetairie.com.

  • FAMILY

  • He is preceded in death by his wife, Shirley Breaux Rivere; his children, Peggy A. Rivere, John M. Rivere and Clifton Rivere, Jr.; his parents, Albert and Anastize Rivere; his brother, Roger Rivere and grandson, Craig Nicholson.

    He is survived by his daughters, Elizabeth Whisenhunt and Amanda Badeaux (Sylvester); sons, Risley (Dawn), Danny (Lisa), Clinton (Holly), and Mark Rivere; his sister, Virgie Gaudet; brothers, Autry, Alfred, Russell, Willman and Youman Rivere. He is also survived by 14 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews, sisters- in-law and brothers-in-law.

Services

  • Evening Visitation Wednesday, March 14, 2018
  • Gathering Thursday, March 15, 2018
  • Visitation Thursday, March 15, 2018
  • Funeral Mass Thursday, March 15, 2018
REMEMBERING

Clifton P. Rivere, Sr.

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Lisa Rivere

March 14, 2018

I remember the time we went boat riding and I almost drowned and got that really bad sunburn. That was a awesome day. Also all those seafood boils. All those bbqs in lafitte. We had some good times pop and I will miss you. Love
Lisa Rivere

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