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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

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Arthur J. “Butch” Bielkiewicz, Jr., 86, a native of Marksville and resident of Galliano for 56 years passed away on Thursday, January 10, 2013.

Visitation was held at Samart-Mothe Funeral Chapel in Cut Off on Sunday, January 13 from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. and on Monday, January 14 from 8 a.m. till 10:30 a.m.

A mass of Christian burial was held at St. Joseph Catholic Church at 11 a.m. with burial at Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery.

He is survived by daughter, Glenda B. Curole and husband Welton; sister, Lucille B. Robertson and husband Dennis; grandson, Bryan D. Curole and wife Susan; great grandchildren, Caroline Curole, Elizabeth Curole and Jacob Curole.

He was preceded in death by wife, Wava D. Bielkiewicz; parents, Arthur Sr. and Elvira Bielkiewicz; brothers, Wilbert Bielkiewicz, Sylvan Bielkiewicz; sisters, Verdie B. Lemoine, Bertha B. Gagnard.

A dedicated father and grandfather, he was a member of the Holy Name Society of St. Joseph Catholic Church and the Golden Meadow Rotary Club. He was the manager of Gulfco Finance Company in Golden Meadow for 32 years.