Funeral services for Mr. Francis “Frank” Cormier, 78, of Rayne, will be held Monday, March 13, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. in Our Lady Help of Christians Church with Rev. Gary Schexnider officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery under the direction of Miguez Funeral Home.
Visitation will be Sunday, March 12, 2017 from 4:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. and will resume Monday morning at 8:00 a.m. until the time of service.
A rosary will be led by George Houssiere, Sunday evening at 6:00 p.m. at Miguez Funeral Home.
Mr. Cormier worked in the oilfield and was a member of the American Petroleum Institute and LAGCOE. He was also a graduate of Jennings High School in 1956. He was a member of Our Lady Help of Christians Church and the Square Shooters Square Club.
Mr. Cormier was the best father in the world to his children and certainly the best Popee to his grandchildren. He was married for 59 years to the love of his life, Betty.
Mr. Cormier is survived by his wife, Betty Willard Cormier; his daughter, Donna Cormier Moore of Welsh; two sons, Daren Cormier of New Iberia and David (Tammy)Cormier of Duson; grandchildren, Derek Cormier, Stuart (Jenae)Cormier, Katherine Moore, Breaker Landry and great grandchildren, Aniston Cormier, Aiden Cormier, and Alexander Cormier, and his brother, Kenneth (Kim) Cormier of Jennings.
Pallbearers will be Tyler Cormier, Adison Cormier, Stuart Cormier, Richard Breaux II, Richard Breaux III and J. C. Gallet. Special Honorary pallbearers are Derek Cormier and Kenneth Cormier.
Mr. Cormier is preceded in death by his parents, Lionel and Rose Mae Duplantis Cormier and his son-in-law Satch Moore.