Hugh Joseph Eymard, Jr., age 75, a native of Galliano, LA passed away peacefully on Friday, December 2, 2016. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Service and an Inurnment on Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at 12 noon at St. Joseph Cemetery, 17980 W. Main St., Galliano, LA.
Mr. Eymard is survived by his wife, Valentine Masters Eymard; children, Dwayne Eymard (Charlene), Todd Eymard, Monica Macera (Troy, Sr.) and Rachael Kirke (Jason); proud grandfather of Matthew, Eric, Emily, Cory and Alexxis Eymard, Troy, Jr., Andrew, Austin, Mary, Christopher, Kimberly, Adam Macera and Brittany Lackey and Katarina Kirke; great grandfather of Mya Haydel and Hunter Eymard. He is also survived by his brother, Walton Eymard, numerous loving nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Hugh was preceded in death by his parents, Berthelia E. Eymard and Hugh J. Eymard; stepfather, Emile P. Bruce; sister, Patsy Eymard; brother, Roland Eymard; and grandson, Brandon Eymard.
Hugh was the owner of several businesses in the Greater New Orleans area and Galliano. He was a Mason and a Shriner and a supporter of various organizations. He was also an avid fan of the LSU Tigers. Hugh enjoyed fishing and hunting however his greatest joy was spending time with his family and friends who will miss him dearly.
The family requests donations to his favorite charity; Shriners Hospitals for Children, Galveston, DUGGS Account, 815 Market St, Galveston, TX 77550-2725.
Express condolences at www.westsideleitzeagan.com.
Posted on Thu, April 13, 2017
by The Lafourche Gazette