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Dwight Viator

New Iberia - Funeral services will be at 10:00 AM , Friday, June 24, 2011 , at Assembly Christian Center in New Iberia , for Dwight J. Viator 76, who passed away on Tuesday, June 21, 2011 in New Iberia . Interment will follow in St. Nicholas Cemetery in Patoutville. Rev. Paul Neel will officiate. Born on May 22, 1935 , Mr. Viator retired as a paint supervisor from McDermott Fabricators after 27 years of service. A veteran of the National Guard and the Civil Air Patrol, he enjoyed reading his Bible and sharing Gods word. 'Did anyone tell you today that Jesus Loves You Let me be the first to tell you He loves you.' Survivors include his wife, Laida 'Ann' Guidry Viator of New Iberia; son, Marty Viator and wife Joni of New Iberia; daughters, Debbie Viator Mason and husband Rick of Youngsville, Brenda Viator Mora of New Iberia; sister, Janice LeBlanc and husband Orres of New Iberia; grandchildren, Micah Mora, Mattias Mora, Dwight B. Viator, Jaime V. Frederick; great grandchildren, Jadon Frederick, Jenna Frederick, Jericho Frederick; nieces, Arlene, Genie, Leah, and Beth. He was preceded in death by his father, Milton Viator; mother, Paola Reaux Viator; step mother, Exa Viator; maternal grandparents, Olive Reaux, Dema Reaux; paternal grandparents, Elais Viator, and Lydia Viator. Pallbearers will be Marty Viator, Dwight B. Viator, Jeremy Frederick, Rick Mason, Agustin Mora, and Steve Cypel. A gathering of family and friends will be Thursday from 3:30 PM until 7:00 PM at Pellerin Funeral Home, 502 Jefferson Terrace Blvd , in New Iberia . Visitation will continue Friday at 8:00 AM until 9:30 AM . Pellerin Funeral Home, 502 Jefferson Terrace Blvd., New Iberia, LA 70560, 337.365.3331, is in charge of arrangements.

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So sorry to hear of your loss. May you find comfort in knowing that he is resting peacefully in the hands of god.

Chris Reaux Fichter Aug 28 2013 12:00 AM

With caring thoughts to all of you in the loss that you bear. May you fnd cmfort and strength from each other to help you through this time. My condolences and prayers are with you.

Jackie B. Richard Aug 28 2013 12:00 AM

Marty and Ann, Dwight will be missed by everone. I will always have good memories of times he would come and visit with my mom and dad. He is with my dad Irving in heaven and they are laughing together again. My prays go out to your family.

Patty East Green Aug 28 2013 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss. May Dwight rest in peace.Aline Viator Dunkin and Gert Girouard Viator{Lionel Viator & Gert's daughter}

Aline Viator Dunkin Aug 28 2013 12:00 AM

I thank God for Dwight and the time we has together!I looked forward to seeing him every sunday! I Know he is resting in the peace that only Jesus provides!My prayers are with Your family!Mark

Mark Smith Aug 28 2013 12:00 AM

May god be with you all.Our prayers are with you all.

Marie La Biche family Aug 28 2013 12:00 AM

Memories are the legacy of God's love. We have many happy memories of Dwight. He was such a jolly and funny person and that is how we will always remember him. It was always a joy to visit with him. May God comfort you at this difficult time. Our prayers are with your family.

Perry & Mona Leleux Aug 28 2013 12:00 AM