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Wednesday, June 19, 2019

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Earl A. Dufrene, Sr., 86, a native of Larose and a resident of Lockport, passed away on May 4, 2013.

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until funeral time on Thursday, May 9 at the Holy Savior Catholic Church in Lockport. A mass of Christian burial will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday at Holy Savior with burial to follow in the church cemetery.

He is survived by son, Earl A. Dufrene, Jr. and wife Mary; daughters, Darlene D.M. Freels and husband Dennis, Deborah D. Freeman and husband Rodney; daughter in law, Roxanne Dufrene; 10 grandchildren and 19 great grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by wife, Velma T. Dufrene; sons, Anthony “Tony” Dufrene and Troy M. Dufrene; parents, Orestile and Justilia O. Dufrene; brothers, Lucian, Fernand, Ambrose, Walter Sr., George Sr., Leon, Gilbert, Ieve “Paul” Dufrene; and sisters, Isabell Price, Margaret Dufrene and Leontine Dufrene.