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Sunday, June 16, 2019

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Wayne John Cheramie passed away unexpectedly at his home in Metairie on April 11, 2018 at the age of 65.

Wayne was the son of Mack and Edith (Gisclair) Cheramie of Lafourche Parish. He is survived by his wife, Virgie (Breaux) Cheramie; two daughters, Valerie (Mark) Hulse and Nicole Buckeridge: a son, Peter (Shannon) Cheramie; and his son-in-law, Michael Albers; eighteen grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; his mother, Edith (Gisclair) Cheramie; and his sisters, Cindy and Dina Cheramie.

Wayne is preceded in death by his father, Mack Cheramie; and his sister, Cathy (Cheramie) Raines.

He was born and raised in Lafourche parish, and resided in Metairie. Beloved son, father, and grandfather, Wayne will be sadly missed. He was a loving generous person who gave of himself to his family, friends, and neighbors.

A memorial service was scheduled for April 20, 11 a.m. -12 p.m. at Vineyard Church of New Orleans, 4340 Sal Lentini Pkwy, Kenner, LA 70065 (visitation 10-11), with a reception that followed. Shawn Rich, associate pastor will officiate the ceremony. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Wayne's life.

Bagnell & Son Funeral Home, Covington, LA in charge of arrangements. To view and sign the family guest book please visit