Augustine “Tin” D. Dufrene, 94, a native and resident of Galliano, was born on September 6, 1921 and passed away on February 13, 2016.
Visitation will be from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 16, and from 8:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, February 17, at Falgout Funeral Home in Galliano. Religious services will be at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday at Falgout Funeral Home with burial in Cheramie Cemetery.
She is survived by her sons, Calvin Dufrene, Jr. (Jeanette), Steven Dufrene (Patricia), Oscar Dufrene (Rhonda), Michael Dufrene; daughter, Florence Danos; 16 grandchildren; 18 great grandchildren and 4 great-great grandchildren; brothers, George Duet, Wilfred “Franko” Duet, Jr. and sister, Monita Rousse.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Calvin Dufrene, Sr.; parents, Wilfred “Chev” Duet, Sr. and Avocade G. Duet; brothers, Clive “Cliff” Duet, Jessie Duet, James “Jim” Duet; sisters, Fredia Cheramie, Rita Duet, Nita Cheramie, Edith Pierce and grandchildren Steven Dufrene, Jr., Abby Dufrene and Cal Michael Dufrene.
Special thanks and deep gratitude to St. Joseph’s Hospice, Lady of the Sea Hospital and Thibodaux Cancer Center.
In her lifetime she took pride in taking care of her children and grandchildren. She also enjoyed cooking, baking, flower gardening and fishing.
Falgout Funeral Homes in charge of arrangements.
Posted on Mon, February 15, 2016
by The Lafourche Gazette