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Sunday, July 21, 2019

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Mark A. Cheramie, 49, a native and resident of Galliano, passed away peacefully on May 25, 2016.Visitation will be held on Friday, May 27 from 9 a.m. until 11 a.m. with a service to follow at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Galliano.Burial will take place at Cheramie Cemetary in Galliano.

He is survived by his mother, Jeanette Gaspard Cheramie; sister, Cheryl Cheramie; Godchild and niece, Julie Diaz; Godchild and nephew, Blake “Jakie” Diaz; and niece, Brook Diaz.

He was preceded in death by his father, Gerald J. Cheramie.

Mark was a man with many talents.Music was his passion as played the organ and sang in Catholic Churches within the parish on a weekly basis for decades.He earned several degrees and pursued his music career by venturing out to Tennessee and New York.He shared his love and talents with many. He found a wonderful school family at Larose Lower Elementary where he was a librarian.He enjoyed and loved the staff and students immensely.He innovated new teaching techniques used in libraries throughout the parish as he modeled the program. Mark was loved by many and will be very missed.

Samart-Mothe Funeral Home was entrusted with arrangements.