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Glenn Sonnier

1955 - 2015
Glenn Sonnier Obituary
Glenn Joseph Sonnier

CARENCRO - Memorial services will be held Monday, November 16, 2015 at an 11:00 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial in St. John Berchmans Catholic Church in Cankton for Glenn Joseph Sonnier, age 59, who passed away Thursday, November 12, 2015 at his residence in Carencro.

Interment will be in St. Peter Roman Catholic Cemetery in Carencro. The Rev. Msgr. Russell Harrington, pastor of St. John Berchmans Catholic Church, will officiate at the services.

Mr. Sonnier was a native and lifelong resident of Carencro. He was a machinist by trade. He loved horse racing and was a former horse owner/trainer/farrier. He was owner and trainer of his favorite race horse, Sir Ivormor.

Survivors include his parents, Shelton Sonnier and the former Lucille Landry of Carencro; twin sons, Jesse Sonnier and Jacob Sonnier of Carencro; stepchildren, Lonnie Ray of Cankton and Jo Ellen Ray of Baton Rouge; two brothers, Michael Sonnier and wife, Alina, of Toledo Bend, Terry Sonnier and wife, Penny, of Carencro; two sisters, Connie Roy and husband, Rudy, and Janet Guidry, all of Carencro; nine nieces and nephews; fifteen great nieces and nephews; and one godchild, Tyler Sonnier.

The family requests that visiting hours be observed from 10:00 a.m. until service time on Monday at St. John Berchmans Catholic Church in Cankton.

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Melancon Funeral Home of Carencro, 4615 North University Avenue, (337) 896-6366, is in charge of arrangements.

Published in the The Advertiser on Nov. 15, 2015
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