OBITUARY

Lee Roy "Pechon" Aucoin Sr.

April 22, 1926June 22, 2012

A native and lifelong resident of White Castle, LA, he departed this life on Friday, June 22, 2012 at St. Joseph’s Carpenter House at the age of 86. He was a retired surgarcane and cattle farmer. Pechon was the ultimate cowboy, having a great love for his horses and cows. He loved riding his horses and competing in team sorting with all of his many friends. Visitation will be at Ourso Funeral Home of White Castle on Sunday, June 24, 2012 from 5:00 P.M. until 9:00 P.M. and will resume on Monday, June 25, 2012 at 9:00 A.M. at Our Lady of Prompt Succor Catholic Church in White Castle until Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 A.M. celebrated by Rev. David Allen. Entombment will follow at the church mausoleum. He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Jazenette “Noonie” Boudreaux Aucoin; four children and their spouses Marlene A. Sanchez and husband David Sanchez and Lee Roy “Boo” Aucoin Jr. all of White Castle, Tessie A. Robert and husband Alan Robert of Prairieville, and Robert “Bob” Aucoin and wife Rhonda DeBenedetto Aucoin of Port Allen; six grandchildren Rhett Sanchez, Alana, Kyle and Austin Robert, and Ashley and Megan Aucoin; three sisters Margaret Canova, Catherine Willis and husband Randolph, Mercedes LeBlanc and husband Herman and sister-in-law Carrie Rosemond. Also survived by special friends that were family to him Lizette Hebert and Andrew Zito. Preceded in death by his parents George and Maude Aucoin and three brothers Marion, William “Billy”, and Donald Aucoin. Pechon was U.S. Army WWII veteran, a member of the South La. Team Sorting Assoc., past President of the Cattlemen’s Assoc. and the White Castle Lions Club, past commander of the American Legion, a former Board of Director at the White Castle Fertilizer Co-op, a former White Castle Alderman, a former member of the Iberville Parish Police Jury and a former member of the White Castle Branch of Iberville Bank Advisory Board. Pallbearers will be his grandsons, Kyle and Austin Robert, nephew Sam Canova, Andrew Zito, Carlo Canova, Jr. and Troy Canella. Honorary pallbearers will be Brian Guidry, Ricky LeRay, Bass Green, Gerard Clement and Hunter Hebert. A heart felt thank you to his wonderful caregivers Darlene Breaux, Mary Washington and Janice Billings. Also a very special thank you to Zeke Sanchez and the staff of Comfort Care Hospice, espicially John and Michael Barbee, Kelly, Trisha, and Jennifer and also the staff of The Carpenter House for the wonderful care that they all provided. In lieu of flowers, please make memorial donations to the St. Jude Children’s Hospital. Please sign the online guestbook at www.oursowhitecastle.com.

Services

  • Visitation Sunday, June 24, 2012
  • Visitation Monday, June 25, 2012
  • Mass of Christian Burial Monday, June 25, 2012
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Lee Roy "Pechon" Aucoin Sr.

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MICHAEL J., VALENCIA Y. SMITH & FLY

June 28, 2012

May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived.

MICHAEL J. & VALENCIA YOUNG- SMITH

June 28, 2012


BOB AND FAMILY,
PLEASE ACCEPT OUR HEARTFELT SYMPATHY, AND WE LOVE YALL!
C/O "74" THE SMITH'S
MICHAEL J. & VALENCIA Y. SMITH

Jim & Ann Hebert

June 26, 2012

We were very saddened to hear of the passing of another of our greatest generation. May your memories sustain you in this time of sadness. Your families are in our thoughts and prayers.

Jodie Suarez-Simmers

June 26, 2012

ANOTHER WHITE CASTLE LEGEND! We all have our memories of Mr. Pechon! He will be forever remembered! Rest In Peace Mr. Pechon, you deserve it!

SHELLY GAUTREAUX

June 26, 2012

MRS. NOONIE, MARLENE, BOO, TESSIE AND BOB
I AM SO SORRY TO HEAR ABOUT MR. PECHON, I JUST FOUND OUT TODAY. HE WAS AN AMAZING MAN AND LOVED BY EVERYONE WHO KNEW HIM. OUR THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS ARE WITH ALL OF YOU AT THIS TIME OF SORROW.

SHELLY AND DOUG GAUTREAUX

Tommy Daigle Jr and family

June 26, 2012

Me and my family give our deepest sympathies to the family in their time of grievance. Mr Pechon will truly be missed.

OJ Landry

June 25, 2012

Please accept my deepest sympathies.

Bonnie Eskine

June 25, 2012

Mrs. Noonie, Bob, Marlene,Boo and Tessie,
I was so sad to hear the news about Mr. Pechon. May your hearts be warmed by all the wonderful memories you all shared with him over the years.

Sharon & Tommy Zito

June 25, 2012

Extending sympathy to Marlene, David, Bob, Rhonda & Family on your loss. You remain in our thoughts and prayers.

Lambert Rome

June 25, 2012

I am so sorry for your loss. The Aucoin family will be in my thoughts and prayers.