Eno John Gaudet, Jr., 79, a native and longtime resident of Thibodaux, died at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, June 20, 2013, in Houma.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Chauvin Funeral Home from 8 a.m. until funeral time Monday at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church in Thibodaux. A Mass of Christian burial will be at 10 a.m. Monday at the church, with burial in St. Joseph Cemetery in Thibodaux.
He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Margaret Giglio Gaudet, of Houma; daughters, Mrs. Mark (Cathy) Ordoyne, of Houma, Mrs. Randy (Margaret) Teeter, of Thibodaux, and Mrs. Foye (Joan Ellen) Lirette, of Thibodaux; grandchildren, Christopher Ordoyne, Victoria Ordoyne Thomas, Ashley Teeter Foret, Michelle Teeter, John Lirette and Joseph Lirette; two great-granddaughters, Annabelle Thomas and Olivia Foret; step-grandson, Foye Lirette Jr.; and sister, Mrs. Bernard (Mary) Lafaso, of Thibodaux.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Eno John Gaudet Sr. and Marie Guidry Gaudet; son, Kenneth John Gaudet; and brother, Ernest Gaudet.
He was an AWS welding inspector in the oilfield for many years. He was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed both fishing and hunting.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in his name to St. Francis de Sales Elementary School or St. Joseph Elementary School.
Chauvin Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Published in Houma Today & The Daily Comet from June 21 to June 22, 2013