A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, September 16, 2023 at 3:00 P.M. in the Duhon Funeral Home Chapel in Church Point for Walter Bryan Bourgeois, 73, who passed away on Tuesday, September 5, 2023 at 9:23 A.M. at his home in Youngsville.
Fr. Richard Vidrine will be officiating for the service. Burial will be held at a later date in the VA Cemetery in Jennings.
The family has requested the visitation to be held on Saturday, September 16, 2023 at 11:00 A.M. until time of services all in the Duhon Funeral Home Chapel in Church Point. A Eulogy will be held on Saturday, at 2:30 P.M. in the Funeral Home Chapel in Church Point.
Multiple military honors will be presented beginning at 2 P.M. and final military honors and a presentation of the flag will follow the service.
Survivors include his companion, Glenda Hulin of Youngsville; two sons, Jason and wife, Andrea Bourgeois of Brooklyn, NY, Matthew and wife, Kelli Bourgeois of Portland, OR; one daughter, Melissa Bourgeois and husband, Joshua Spahr of Captain Cook, HI; the mother of his children, Marjorie Lois Bourgeois of Captain Cook, HI; three brothers, Terrel and wife, Judy Bourgeois of Wilmington, North Carolina; Peter and wife, Sewilla Bourgeois of Maurice, and Grady and Liz Bourgeois of Lafayette.
Mr. Bourgeois was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph Hardy and Mary Eola J. Bourgeois; three brothers, Carl, Mitchell, and infant, James Malcolm; one sister, Janice Murray.
Mr. Bourgeois served our Country in the United States Marine Corps. He was a combat veteran during the Vietnam War.
You may view the obituary, sign the guest registry, and express condolences online to Mr. Bourgeois’ family at www.duhonfuneralhome.com or Duhon Funeral Home, LLC (337) 684-5552.