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Wednesday, July 17, 2019

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Melvin E. Rodrigue, a native and resident of Larose. Passed away on Thursday, November 24. Vistation will be held at Holy Rosary Catholic Church on Tuesday, November 29 from 10 a.m. until funeral time. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 12 noon with burial to follow in the church cemetery.

Melvin is survived by his wife, Peggy C. Rodrigue: son, Ryan Rodrigue (Ashley Chenette); brother, Ronald Rodrigue (Laurie); sister, Carolyn Rueh (Ken); grandchild, Reese Rodrigue; mother-in-law, Norma Chiasson; brother-in-law, David “Shack” Chiasson (Stephanie); sisters-in-law, Cindy Spears and Emelie Chiasson; numerous nieces and nephews.

Melvin was preceded in death by his parents, John Rodrigue and Evida Guidry Rodrigue; father-in-law, Roy Chiasson; brother-in-law, Mark Spears; and great niece, Emma Comeaux.

Melvin was an avid fisherman and hunter. He enjoyed gardening and working in his yard. Melvin was a family man.

Samart-Mothe Funeral Home is entrusted with arrangements.