Gary Kenneth Berthelot

  • "So sorry to hear. Just found out. Praying for peace and..."
    - Ray Maria Caillouette
  • "Joan just heard about Gary,So Sorry for your lost prayers..."
    - Debra Rush,Desrochers
  • "Tricia, We received word of your terrible loss, and we are..."
    - Bridget Golden
  • "Gary was my cousin..his uncle Bobby was married to my aunt..."
    - Charles Bates
  • "I was so shocked and saddened to hear this. Gary has always..."
    - Byron & Melissa Burkhardt
Service Information
St Bernard Memorial Funeral Home
701 W VIRTUE ST
Chalmette, LA
70043
(504)-279-6376
Obituary

Gary Kenneth Berthelot was born on August 14, 1961, and passed away on September 8, 2015, at the age of 54. He was the cherished husband of Tricia DiMaggio Berthelot for 29 years. Loving father of Jennie Watts (Jason), Jessie Trago (Matt), Adam Berthelot (Hali) and Amanda Berthelot (John). Son of Jerry Kenneth Berthelot (Denise) and Joan Barcelona Berthelot. Son-in-law of Betty and Conrad Wiegand. Brother of Ginger Euvino (Kevin). Nephew of Robert Berthelot, Peggy Janneck and John Barcelona. Proud grandfather "Pawsy" of Jason Watts Jr., Aubrie Watts, William Trago and Ella Berthelot. Also survived by brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Gary was a longtime resident of Chalmette, LA, and a current resident of Kiln, MS. In 2007, he relocated to Jordan River Shores fulfilling his dream of living on the water. Gary was the owner of Berthelot Design and Construction. He was a general contractor in Louisiana and Mississippi for over 30 years. Dedicated to his profession, he performed his work with great pride. Gary was a very generous and kind man who truly loved people. In as little as two weeks he considered everyone he met "my friend". Gary enjoyed hunting & fishing and participated in big game sport fishing. He spent many years and his most recent days on the water aboard his beloved yacht "Lady B". Gary will be forever remembered as a loving and devoted husband, father, son, brother, nephew, "Pawsy" and friend. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a visitation to be held at ST. BERNARD MEMORIAL FUNERAL HOME, 701 W. Virtue St., Chalmette, LA, on Saturday, September 12, 2015, from 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. A Funeral Mass will begin at 1:00 PM. He will be laid to rest in St. Bernard Memorial Gardens. To view and sign the Family Guestbook, please visit www.stbernardmemorial.com.
Published in TheNewOrleansAdvocate.com from Sept. 10 to Sept. 12, 2015
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