Calvin Mabile

August 16, 1949August 25, 2013

I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith. 2 Timothy 4:7. Coming into the world on August 16, 1949 as the second child of Pierre and Odilia (Albarado) Mabile, Calvin began his faith filled life journey in Donaldsonville, Louisiana. After graduating from Assumption High School in 1968, Calvin enlisted in the U.S. Army and served his country as a field communicating equipment program repairman for two tours of duty in Vietnam. He was a member of the American Legion Post #328 and VFW 10701 Pierre Part, Belle River. Calvin married Bonnie Breaux Mabile, and together they raised four children, Guy, Mandy, Jonas, and Renee Mabile Thompson (Dominic). In addition to being survived by Bonnie, Guy, Mandy, and Renee, Calvin is also survived by one brother, Douglas (Mary) Mabile, and two sisters, Barbara (Shelbey) Breaux, and Lisa (Glenn) Templet, a sister in law Geneva Gros and a brother in law, Louis (Jeannie) Breaux, Jr . He is also survived by his most precious grandchildren, Austin, Raven, Trent, Seth, Ethan, Mason, and Bella, and many nieces and nephews. Calvin passed away on August 25, 2013 at Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center after a lengthy battle with cancer. Calvin is proceeded in death by his son Jonas, parents, Pierre and Odilia Mabile, brother Jerry Mabile, sister Loretta Mabile, father in law and mother in law Louis and Nelia Breaux, Sr., brother in law Norris Gros, Sr, and nephew Chris Gros. Calvin enjoyed hunting, fishing, and LSU and Saints football. He was a 31 year employee of Mosaic in St. James. Visitation will be at Ourso Funeral Home in Pierre Part on Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. and will resume on Thursday, August 29, 2013 at 8:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial to follow at St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Church at 11:00 a.m. A special thanks to Dr. Bryan Bienvenue of Louisiana Hematology-Oncology Associates, Dr. Benton Oubre of Gastroenterology Associates, and Dr. Robert Fields of Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center for the 9 years of compassionate, dignified, and professional medical care they provided for Calvin.


  • Visitation Wednesday, August 28, 2013
  • Visitation Thursday, August 29, 2013
  • Funeral Service Thursday, August 29, 2013

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Bonnie Mabile

September 26, 2013

You will always live in our hearts and prayers.

Sandra and Nat Kern

September 11, 2013

Bonnie, so sorry for your loss. Thinking of you and your family at this difficult time.

Tina Templet

August 30, 2013

My thoughts and prayers have and still are with all of you! May GOD comfort all of you and give you strength! Love to all! Tina, Jonathan and Julee

August 30, 2013

To Bonnie and family, We were sorry to hear of Calvin passing away. May God comfort you all in this time of grief and His love strengthen you each day. with love and prayers , George& Anita Blanchard

Esther & Alvin Landry

August 29, 2013

Praying that the Lord will surround you and your family, with His love and that His presence will fill you with peace!!

Ronald and Vicky Alleman

August 29, 2013

"The strife is over, the battle done;
the victory of life is won;
the song of triumph has begun:
Alleluia! Alleluia!" by Vito Aiuto

Bonnie, May the Lord bless you and your family at this time. Calvin was a great man and a great friend. We're so happy we got to see him last week.
You have our most sincere condolences.

Lana Rousseau

August 29, 2013

Praying for PEACE for your family.

August 29, 2013

Sending our deepest sympathies to the entire Mabile and Breaux families. May God comfort you in this most difficult time. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you.
Randy & Gail Crochet

Kim & David Sanchez

August 29, 2013

May the love of friends and family carry you through your grief.

August 29, 2013

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
Rest in Peace my friend... Rodney and Margie Perera