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Merlin Trahan

1945 - 2014 Obituary Condolences
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Merlin Lee Trahan

SCOTT - Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at a 11:00 AM Mass of Christian Burial in St. Basil Catholic Church in Duson, Louisiana for Merlin Lee Trahan, 69, who passed away on Saturday, June 21, 2014 at his residence in Duson.

Interment will be in St. Basil Cemetery.

Reverend A. Rex Broussard, Jr., Pastor of St. Basil Catholic Church in Duson, Louisiana will be the Celebrant of the Funeral Mass and will conduct the funeral services. Giftbearers will be Erin Richard and Melanie Stover. Jodi Bollich, organist and soloist, will sing "Amazing Grace", "Be Not Afraid", "Hail Mary, Gentle Woman", and "Notre Pere" for the services.

Left to cherish his memories include his two, prized hunting dogs, Coco and "Merlin's Big Mamou Tee Bud"; two sisters, Marie Louise Hebert and Betty Grace Alleman; two brothers, Curtis Trahan and George Trahan; multiple nieces and nephews; and two special friends, Jerry and Erin Richard.

He was preceded in death by parents, Onezime and Edmay Whittington Trahan; three brothers, Murphy Trahan, John Trahan, and Ronald Trahan; and two sisters, Hilda Mae Richard and Genevieve Albarado.

A resident of the Ridge area his entire life, Merlin Lee Trahan loved to hunt with his prized hunting dogs. He invested in property for his family and maintained the land with his tractors that he loved. Merlin was a loving brother, uncle, and friend to all who knew him and will be dearly missed.

Pallbearers will be Troy Trahan, Brian Richard, Norris Trahan, David Trahan, Greg Trahan, and Jerry Richard.

Honorary Pallbearers will be Kevin Landry, George Trahan, Curtis Trahan, Adam Hebert, and Louis Alleman.

The family requests that visitation be observed in Martin & Castille's SCOTT location on Monday, June 23, 2014 from 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM and on Tuesday, from 8:00 AM until time of service.

A Rosary will be recited on Monday at 7:00 PM in Martin & Castille Funeral Home.

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Martin & Castille-SCOTT-802 Alfred St., Scott, LA 70583, 337-234-2320

Published in the The Advertiser on June 23, 2014
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