Port Barre- A Mass of Christian Burial will be held for, Joseph “Toby” Wilson Young, Jr., on Monday, October 29, 2018, at 2:00 p.m. in the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Port Barre. Fr. Clint Trahan will celebrate the Mass. Rite of Committal will follow in the Sacred Heart Cemetery.
Toby, age 66, a resident of Port Barre, passed away on Thursday, October 25, 2018, at his home surrounded by his loving family. He enjoyed wood working and drawing but his passion was remodeling houses. Toby was also known for his superb landscaping skills. He was strong in his faith and a dedicated member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Port Barre where he served as an usher. Toby’s favorite thing of all was spending time with his children and grandchildren, whom he loved so much. He will be greatly missed by his family, friends and all who knew and loved him.
Toby is survived by his two daughters, Dodi Ryder (Matthew) of Port Barre and Kylie Thibodeaux (Jason) of Pecaniere; his sister, Emma Jane “Butch” Lanclos of Port Barre; grandchildren, Aedan, Tucker and Emmie Thibodeaux and Keaton and Brynlee Ryder; the mother of his children, Barbara Lalonde Young; and his good friend, Burnell Landry.
Toby is preceded in death by his parents, Joseph “Son” Young, Sr. and Annie Lou Wheaton Young; his sisters, Gloria Smith and Judy Young; and his brother-in law, Will Smith.
Pallbearers will be Jason Thibodeaux, Matthew Ryder, Tory Marcantel, Dale Marcantel, George “Buster” Lanclos, Tommy Ortego and Barrett Ortego. Honorary Pallbearers will be his grandsons, Keaton Ryder and Tucker and Aedan Thibodeaux.
The family requests visitation be held on Sunday, October 28, 2018 from 2:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. in the Sibille Funeral Home in Port Barre. The rosary will be recited by Fr. Clint Trahan at 6:00 p.m. on Sunday. The funeral home will reopen for visitation on Monday from 7:00 a.m. until 1:30 p.m.
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.
May Joseph’s Family and Friends look to God for comfort during the upcoming days, weeks, months and years. Acts 24:15, John 11:25,26, Revelation 21:4
The Hodge Family, LA
We are so very sorry for your loss. Please find comfort in God's sure promise of a resurrection as set forth in the Bible (Acts 24:15, John 5:28, 29). Those who are raised to life on a restored paradise earth will have the prospect of never again being subjected to misery, sickness, and death (Revelation 21:4). These and other comforting Bible verses and thoughts can be found at jw.org.
Bowen Family, LA
May peace and comfort be with you and your family at this difficult time.
Sheriff Bobby J. GuidrozOpelousas, LA
Our Deepest Sympathy & Condolences To The Young Family.
May He Rest In Eternal Glory.
Julia & The Mallet FamilyOpelousas, LA
Sorry for your loss. Praying for the family in this time of rememberance.
James & Barbara YouensRayne, LA
My deepest sympathy to the family and friends. Toby was one of the nicest people I have ever met and I know how much he is loved and will be missed.
AmyPort Barre, LA
Butch so sorry for your loss my thoughts and prayers are with you and the family. God Bless
Janice StellyOpelousas, LA
Our condolence to Toby's family for the loss of their Father, grand dad, cousins and friends. Toby was a friend to everyone who knew him and will be sadly missed in the days to come. Eternal rest to my friend for the fight is over and he will venture into heaven with all the other angels.
Charles DanielsPort Barre, LA
Rest in peace now sweet friend.
Condolences and prayers for the family and all who will miss his presence in this life.
Valerie AndrusLafayette, LA