Arthur “T-Tur” A. Bellanger, 89, a native of Lockport and resident of Grand Isle for 70+ years passed away on Friday, January 10, 2020.
Visitation will take place at Our Lady of the Isle Catholic Church in Grand Isle on Tuesday, January 14, from 9:00 a.m. until service time. Funeral Mass will begin at 11:00 a.m. with procession following to his burial in St. Charles Borromeo Cemetery in Thibodaux.
Mr. Arthur is survived by his loving wife of 73 years; AnnaLee Bellanger; children, Diana Frickey (Jimmy), Jules Bellanger (Pat); grandchildren, Jimmy Frickey, Jamie Frickey, Heather B. Pierre (Arron) and Melanie B. Eusea (Jared); 7 great grandchildren, and 1 great great grandchild.
Mr. Bellanger was preceded in death by his parents, Klebert and Isabelle “I. E.” Bellanger; siblings, Klebert “T-Beb” Bellanger Jr. and Jeanne Punch.
He was a selfless servent of Grand Isle by being a former Mayor, three time Alderman, current Levee Board Commissioner, former Port Commissioner and current member of the Grand Isle Board of Adjustments. Arthur never met a stranger. He was avid hunter and fisherman and devoted parishoner of Our Lady of the Isle Catholic Church.
The family would like to thank Amedisys Home Health, Hospice of South Louisiana, Oschner St. Anne General Hospital, Lady of the Sea General Hospital, and Dr. Jack Heidenreich for the care they provide to Mr. Arthur.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks for donation to the American Cancer Society at American Cancer Society P.O. Box 22478 Oklahoma City, OK 73123 or by phone at 1-800-227-2345 in his name.
Services by Falgout Funeral Home Galliano.
Posted on Mon, January 13, 2020
by The Lafourche Gazette