Port BarreA Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Sacred Heart Catholic Church of Port Barre, at 2:00 pm on Saturday, December 8, 2012. Rite of Committal and interment will follow in the Sacred Heart Cemetery with Fr. Daniel Picard officiating.
It is with great sadness that the family of John Jessie Leger, age 68, announces his passing on Tuesday, December 4, 2012, at Opelousas General Health System with his family by his side. Jessie was born on April 2, 1944. He worked for Parish Government where he retired. His retirement joys were cooking for his family and playing on the farm.
He leaves to cherish his memory his beloved wife, of 49 years, Theresa Kidder Leger of Port Barre, his children, Kevin Leger, of Port Barre, Scott Leger and his wife, Kathern of Krotz Spring, and Kim Leger of Fordoche, seven grandchildren, Tara, Tessa, Kylie, Cameron, Scotty, Mary, John Paul
He is preceded in death by his parents Abraham and Lenora Doucet Leger, two grandchildren, Paul, and Roger Scott.
A rosary will be prayed at 11 am in the Sibille Funeral Home Chapel.
At the request of the family, visitation will be held in the Sibille Funeral Home in Port Barre on Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 9:30 am until 1:30 pm.
Words of comfort to the family may be expressed at www.sibillefuneralhomes.com.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Sibille Funeral Home of Port Barre.
We miss so much daddy, wish you were still here, I have so much to talk to you about. I miss my go to man. Love so much always.
Scott, Kathy, Scotty, Mary & John Paul LegerKrotz Springs, LA
Theresa, little did we know when we saw each other at the pharmacy a short time ago that we would lose Jessie so quickly. My deepest and most heartfelt condolences go out to you and yours in these trying times. Take Care.
Donald L WybleOpelousas, LA
Theresa and family,
I am sadden to hear of your loss. You and your family will be in my prayers
Love, Laurence Larri
Laurence Noel JoyceCovington,, LA
Love and miss you Paw
Cameron Sanders, LA
it is with great sadness i heard of jesse passing my thoughts and prayers go out to his family may god hold them all in the palm of his hand
evelyn doucetlafayette, LA
Theresa, we were so sorry to find out that Jessie had passed away. We really are at a loss for words except to say that we are so sorry. You, your children, grandchildren, and the rest of your family definitely will be remembered in our prayers.
Our love to you and yoursGod bless
Vernon Audrey PastorickGreenwell Springs, LA
My condolences to Theresa and family. We love you so much, keeping you in our prayers
Liza TrevinoCorpus Christi, TX