Norbert J. Bouziga Sr., 94, a native and resident of Golden Meadow passed away on Thursday October 25, 2018. A visitation will take place on Monday October 29, 2018 at Falgout Funeral Home in Galliano 10 a.m. until service time. Military honors will be performed at 1 p.m. in the funeral parlor with prayer service to follow. Graveside service will follow at Cheramie Cemetery.
Mr. Norbert is survived by his wife of 71 years, Gloria Pinel Bouziga, sons; Russell Bouziga (Tina), Norbert Bouzigar Jr., James “Jimmy” Bouziga (Connie), and Joey Bouziga (Evelyn), grandchildren; Gloria, Brent, Paulette, Lee, Norbert III, Laci, and Travis, 12 great grandchildren, 4 great great grandchildren, sister; Louise Bouziga, and brother; Eeris “Harris” Bouzigard.
Mr. Bouziga was preceded in death by his parents; Emilia Dantin Bouziga and Edgar Bouziga, Sr., great grandchild Elsie, daughter-in-law Elsie Bouzigar, sisters; Elia Cheramie, Eusta Lefort, Clarice Bouziga, Inez Martin, Clemence David, Laura Terrebonne, Julia Lefort, Nora Bouzigard, and Emila Bouziga, brothers; Leo Bousegard, Edgar Bouzigard, Jr., Lorris Bouzigard, Morris Bouzigard, and George Bouziga.
He was a WWII Army veteran that served in the Asiatic-Pacific Campaign, worked as a boat captain for ECO for over 40 years, and was trawler for many years.
The family would like to thank his caregiver of 2 years Jennifer Danos Cheramie and Ms. Angie Billiot and the staff of South Lafourche Nursing and Lady of the Sea Hospital.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donation to the United Veterans League in his name.
Falgout Funeral Home of Galliano entrusted with arrangements.
Posted on Fri, October 26, 2018
by The Lafourche Gazette