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Joseph Pierre Crosby, 84, a native and resident of Cut Off, passed away April 7, 2017 at 4:39 p.m. at AMG Specialty Hospital in Houma, LA. A visitation will be held on Wednesday April 12, 2017 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Cut Off from 10 a.m. until funeral time. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 12 noon with burial following in the church cemetery.

Mr. Joseph is survived by his sons, Larry Crosby wife Joyce, and Ronald Crosby wife Emelda; daughter, Deborah Thibodeaux husband Murphy; grandchildren, Nicole Roddy husband Craig, Jared Crosby, Josh Crosby fiancé’ Anita Mirchandani, and Jessica Orgeron husband John; great grandchildren, Brock and Lilly Roddy and Kodi Orgeron; sisters, Rose Worley and Judy Crosby; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Mr. Crosby is preceded in death by his wife, Eula Daigle Crosby; parents, Urbin “Padoo” and Zomie Marie Crosby; siblings, Emma Worley, Vincent Crosby, and Gertrude Callais.

He was retired from Valentine Papermill after over 33 years of service. After retirement, he worked for Sacred Heart Catholic Church until retirement from there in 2015. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus Council 3150 for many years.

The family would like to thank the staff of the Oaks in Houma and AMG Specialty Hospital for the care they provided Mr. Joseph.

Samart-Mothe Funeral Home of Cut Off entrusted with arrangements.