A mass of Christian burial will be held on Monday, March 23 at 1 p.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Cut Off for Alton A. Rivet, 73, a native of Gheens and resident of Cut Off, who passed away on March 18, 2015.
Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. till 1 p.m. service at the church with burial at Sacred Heart Cemetery.
He is survived by wife of 49 years, Diana Arceneaux Rivet; son, Taft A. Rivet; daughter, Ingra R. Bruce (Chad); grandchildren, Joshua Bruce, Justin Bruce, Decey Paige Rivet, Lelana Rivet; great grandchildren, Ja-Kat Jackson-Bruce; brother, C.J. Rivet; sisters, Clarice Howard and Andy Verdin.
He was preceded in death by parents, Alcide and Nita O. Rivet; brothers, Raymond Rivet and Ethelen (T-Boy) Rivet; sister, Mary Degeyter.
He was a Veteran of the US Army, member of Holy Name Society, Sacred Heart Choir, member of the American Legion Post #315. He loved gardening, cooking, spending time with family and friends.
Posted on Thu, March 19, 2015
by The Lafourche Gazette