Wilton Joseph Vedros, a native and resident of Lockport, passed away on Thursday, April 2, 2015 at the age of 88.
Visitation will be held on Monday, April 6, at Holy Savior Church, in Lockport, from 9:00 to 11:00 am. A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 11:00 am in the church with burial to follow in the church cemetery.
He is survived by his loving wife, Frances “Sarah” Culotta Vedros; daughters, Bernadette Vedros Lishman (Earl) and Frances Vedros Orgeron (Douglas); 4 grandchildren, Amber and Miranda Orgeron and Kasha and Zachary Lishman and a great grandchild, Abbie Theriot.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Odey and Josephine Vedros; brother, Michael J. Vedros; sister, Lolita Vedros Guidry and grandchild, Kiaya Lishman.
Wilton is a WWII veteran and the oldest usher at Holy Savior church. He enjoyed playing cards and seek-a-word puzzles. He was a family man and will be missed by all who knew him. In lieu of flowers, Masses preferred or donations to charity of one’s choice.
Falgout Funeral Home is entrusted with arrangements.
Posted on Mon, April 6, 2015
by The Lafourche Gazette