There will be an invitation-only family service not to exceed 10 people at a viewing, memorial/religious service or graveside service due to the restrictions of the current COVID-19 pandemic. When the situation allows, a celebration of his life will be held for his friends and family. Private Graveside Service will be held for Richard J. Koch, 38, who passed away on Monday, May 4, 2020 at 8:20 P.M. in Rayne.
Survivors include one daughter, Julian Koch of Rayne; one son, Shane Koch of Church Point; his mother, Jeanne Istre of Rayne; two sisters, Jolene Koch of Rayne and Crystal Koch of Judice; one brother, Russell Koch of Rayne; one nephew, Collin Dogua, three nieces, Hailey Bott, Jaide Koch and Ava Menard; his maternal grandfather, Josie Joseph Istre of Judice.
Richard was preceded in death by his father, Richard Paul Koch. His maternal grandmother, Mary Lou “Molly” Istre; his maternal great-grandparents, Leroy “Happy Fats” LeBlanc and Della Meche LeBlanc
You may view the obituary, sign the guest registry and express condolences to Richard’s family at www.duhonfuneralhome.com.
Duhon Funeral Home-Rayne, (337) 334-3600, 900 East Texas Ave., Rayne, LA 70578 is in charge of all of the arrangements.