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Obituary for Melvin Joseph Cormier

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, February 10, 2020 at 3:00 P.M. at St. Margaret Catholic Church in Estherwood for Melvin J. Cormier, 70, who passed away on Friday, February 7, 2020 at Mercy Regional Hospital in Ville Platte at 5:27 P.M.
Fr. Randy Moreau, Pastor of St. Margaret Catholic Church in Estherwood will be officiating for the services. Burial will be held in Estherwood Cemetery in Estherwood.
The family has requested the visitation to be held on Monday, February 10, 2020 at 9:30 A.M. until time of services in the Duhon Funeral Home Chapel in Crowley. A Rosary will be recited on Monday at 2:00 P.M. in the Funeral Home Chapel.
Survivors include his wife of fifty one years, Lilly M. Cormier of Egan; one son, Brian and wife, Shelia Cormier of Iota; two daughters, Lisa and husband, Thomas LeJeune of Crowley, Theresa and husband, Tim Credeur of Mermentau Cove; three brothers, Wallace and wife, Earline Cormier of Crowley, Roy and wife, Mary Cormier of Ebenezer, and Willis Cormier of Egan; three sisters, Laura Mae LeBove of Crowley, Ruby Guidry of Jennings and Helen and husband, Lernice Thibodeaux of Florida; nine grandchildren, Tracie, Corey, Alex, Luke, Andrew, Lane, Nicholas, Brandon and Cody ; five great-grandchildren, Bradley, Eli, Rayna, Kolden and Aubrey.
Mr. Cormier was preceded in death by his parents, Felician and Elodie T. Cormier; three brothers; and one sister.
You may view the obituary, sign the guest registry and express condolences online to Mr. Cormier’s family at
Duhon Funeral Home-Crowley, (337) 783-1395. 1529 Crowley-Rayne Hwy., Crowley, LA 70526 is in charge of all of the arrangements.