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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

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William Mata, Jr.

William Mata, Jr.

William “Will or B.J.” Powell Mata, Jr., 30, a native of Lockport, passed away on February 11, 2016.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, March 1, from 9 till 11 a.m. at Holy Savior Catholic Church in Lockport with service starting at 11 a.m. Burial will be in the Holy Savior Cemetery in Lockport.

He is survived by parents, Evelyn “Lynn” Gaudet of Grand Isle and William “Mooch” Mata, Sr. of Lockport; son, Leland Triche; half brother, Derrick Picou and wife Katie of Houma; step sister, Autumn Picou of Montegut; step brother, Glen Picou, Jr. of Houma; grandmother, Patricia Mata of Kenner; and numerous aunts, uncle, nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by grandparents, Arthur Mata of Kenner, Julius and Wilma Gaudet of Lockport.

Samart-Mothe Funeral Home of Houma is in charge of arrangements.