Anterio Madrigal Sr.

Anterio Joseph Madrigal, Sr.

Funeral services for Anterio Madrigal, Sr. will be at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, February 14, 2013 at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church with the Rev. Joseph Xavier officiating. Burial will follow in the St. Joseph Cemetery in Cheneyville. Arrangements are under the direction of Hixson-Ducote Funeral Home of Bunkie.

Mr. Madrigal, age 84 of Bunkie, passed away on Monday, February 11, 2013 at his residence.

He is preceded in death by a daughter, Yolanda Madrigal; a grandson, Logan Ponthier; his parents, Euteme and Epifania Hernandez Madrigal; a sister, Valentine Madrigal and three brothers, Augustine Madrigal, Carlos Madrigal, and Bart Madrigal.

Survivors include two sons; Anterio Madrigal, Jr. and his wife Maryann of Bunkie and Santana Madrigal of Bunkie; three daughters, Andria Madrigal of Bunkie, Avelina Madrigal of Bunkie and Toni Sauseda of Mangum, Oklahoma; one brother, Jimmy Madrigal of Evergreen; two sisters, Maggie Carmella of Goudeau and Theresa Sauseda of Pollock; his grandchildren, Paul, Travis, Brandon, Yolanda, Avelia, Elizabeth, Nicole, Jacob, Yvette, Daniel, and Adrianna; and 30 great-grandchildren.

Friends may call from 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday until 9:45 a.m. on Thursday at Hixson-Ducote Funeral Home of Bunkie.

A rosary will be cited at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday at the funeral home.

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Published in The Town Talk on Feb. 13, 2013