Chris J. Galjour, a native and resident of Larose, passed away on Saturday, December 31, at the age of 52. Visitation will be held at Sacred Heart Catholic Church on Thursday, January 5, from 10 a.m. until service time. A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at the church starting at 12 noon. Burial will be held at later date.
Chris is survived by his wife of 30 years, Melinda Helmer Galjour; son, Christopher Galjour (Angelle); daughters, Robin Galjour, Abbi Galjour; grandchildren, Kennedy and Cal Vizier, Bennett Galjour and baby Galjour on the way; siblings, T-John (Kristina) Galjour, Drake (Jackie) Galjour, Wade (Mitzie) Galjour, Tina (Kirk) Reed, Dolci Fillinich, T-Man (Penny), Mark, Kaye (Timmy), Lorry (Jessie), Becky, Stephen (Neely), Crystal, Johnathan, Michael, Cathy, Susan and Melissa; sister-in-law, Trish Galjour.
He was preceded in death by his father, John Galjour; mother, Mary Cheramie; brother, Taylor Galjour; step-mother, Brenda Galjour; niece, Angele LeBoeuf and mother-in-law, Mary-Ann Helmer.
Chris enjoyed spending time with his family; especially when it came to his grandchildren. He was a long-time Captain at Crosby Tugs. He was a woodworker who liked building boats and was known for his mini tug boats.
Samart-Mothe Funeral Home is entrusted with arrangements.
Posted on Tue, January 3, 2017
by The Lafourche Gazette