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Calvin Dugas

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Calvin Dugas

DUSON - Funeral services will be held Monday, August 18, 2014 at a 2:00 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial in St. Peter Roman Catholic Church in Carencro for Calvin Dugas, age 82, who passed away Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at 11:31 p.m. at Regional Medical Center in Lafayette.

Interment will be in St. Peter Catholic Cemetery in Carencro. The Rev. Brian Taylor, pastor of St. Genevieve Catholic Church in Lafayette, will officiate at the services.

Mr. Dugas was a native of Carencro and a lifelong resident of Duson. Over his life, he enjoyed many careers including farming and carpentry where he built many local buildings. Most recently retired as a janitor from Lafayette Sheriff School System, where he moved from school to school until he ended up in Duson with his wife, Lorena where they were affectionately known as Pop and Momma Dugas.

Survivors include his wife of sixty-three years, Lorena Dugas of Duson; two sons, Jason Dugas of Lafayette and Allen Dale Dugas of Duson; one daughter, Jacqueline Duplechine and his wife, Kim, of Cankton; and four grandchildren, Nakia Duplechine and his wife, Laura, Kyle Duplechine, Kip Duplechine and Bridget Dugas.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Cyrus Dugas and the former, Ita Dugas; one brother, Chester Dugas; and two sisters, Anna Mae Bearb and Joyce Janice.

The family requests that visiting hours be observed from 9:00 a.m. Monday until service time on Monday.

Pallbearers will be Patrick Dugas, Carl Janice, Allen Dale Dugas, Carrol Allemon, Jacqueline Duplechine and Leland Bearb.

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Melancon Funeral Home, Evangeline Memorial Gardens Chapel, 4117 N. University Ave., Carencro, (337) 896-3232, is in charge of arrangements.

Published in the The Advertiser on Aug. 17, 2014
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