Victor "Vic" Michel, 94, a native of Morgan City and resident of Houma, died of natural causes at 4:10 p.m. Saturday, July 20, 2013. He was surrounded by several generations of family members.
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Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Monday at Chauvin Funeral Home and from 8:30 a.m. until funeral time Tuesday at St. Bernadette Soubirous Catholic Church. A Mass of Christian burial will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the church, with burial in St. Francis de Sales Cemetery No. 2.
He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Irene Crochet Michel; children, Michael A. and wife, Ann Claire, Victor T. and wife, Sheila, Carole M. Prevost and husband, Robert, Charles S. and wife, Paula, Chris D. and wife, Jacqueline, Steve P. and wife, Julie, Angelo C. and wife, Denise, Gerald J. and wife, Himaya, and Martin J. and wife, Allison; 28 grandchildren; and 32 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Mike and Lillie Michel; brother, Philip Michel; son, Paul H. Crochet Jr.; and three grandchildren.
Vic was a parishioner of St. Bernadette Soubirous Catholic Church.
He was a businessman involved in the grocery and pharmacy fields and a retired Terrebonne Parish school bus driver. He was a U.S. Army World War II veteran and lifetime member of the American Legion and VFW. His greatest joys were his God, his family and his country.
The entire family expresses their sincere gratitude to Dr. Jules Dupont Jr. and the compassionate staff of Hospice of South Louisiana.
To send condolences please visit www.chauvinfuneralhome.com.
Chauvin Funeral Home in Houma is in charge of arrangements.
Chauvin Funeral Home - Houma
5899 Hwy 311
Houma, LA 70360
Published in Houma Today & The Daily Comet from July 22 to July 23, 2013