Joseph DerouselleBreaux Bridge - Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., on Saturday, August 27, 2011, at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Breaux Bridge, for Joseph Rodney Derouselle, 59, who passed away on Tuesday, August 23, 2011 at Lafayette General Medical Center. Fr. Joseph Campion will officiate at the funeral Mass. Scriptures will be read by Josepha Wiltz. Gift bearers will be Hunter Wiltz and Ava Williams. Interment will follow at St. Francis of Assisi Cemetery in Breaux Bridge. Joseph wasa lifelong parishioner of St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church and a past member of the Knights of Peter Claver. An avid sports fan, he enjoyed playing football, baseball, an basketball. Joseph looked forward to attending family gatherings, giving him the opportunity to spend precious time with his family and friends. He will be sadly missed by everyone who knew and loved him. He leaves these cherished words of heartfelt thoughts and remembrance: 'To all my family and friends, I wish you all the best of luck in the future - youll always be in my prayers.' Survivors include his companion of 26 years, Prenella Hypolite of Breaux Bridge; his son, Briceson O. Derouselle of Breaux Bridge; two daughters, Robyn Derouselle of Breaux Bridge and Tanille Derouselle of Houston, TX; two step sons, Dominic Hypolite of Breaux Bridge, and Roderick Richard of Houston, TX; a step daughter, Gretchen Richard of Houston, TX; one brother, Donald Derouselle; two sisters, Jeanette Demouchette and Genevieve Celestine, all of Breaux Bridge; and ten grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, Alfred and Mary Abraham Derouselle; two sisters, Barbara Alexander and Stella Wiltz; maternal grandparents, Rodney and Angelina Abraham; paternal grandparents, Noah and Theresa Derouselle; and a step granddaughter, ZaKeria Richard The family requests that visiting hours be observed from 4 p.m. until 10 p.m. on Friday and continue on Saturday at 7 a.m. until 10:15 a.m. A rosary will be recited at 6 p.m. on Friday. Pallbearers will be Lawrence Johnson, Jr., Gerald Etienne, Briceson Derouselle, Daylan Martineze, McKinley Demouchette, Jr., and Henry Derouselle. Honorary pallbearers will be Hunter Wiltz, Donald Carmouche, Eddie Wiltz, Lucious Durand, and Marcus Celestine. Pellerin Funeral Home of Breaux Bridge is in charge of arrangements. To view on-line obituary, sign guestbook and , go to www.pellerinfuneralhome.com
Mrs.Prenella i dont know where to begin he was such very a very nice man kind and loving person he reminded so much of stella.When he walked into pilot that day it was like seeing stella right there in front of me.He sounded so much like stella i miss miss him terribly i really got to know you and him through stella talking about him to me at silvers.If you need anything give me a call (337)342-4873R.I.P MY FRIEND RODNEY
marylene borel Aug 28 2013 12:00 AM
08/26/11To all of the family of J. Rodney Derouselle - You all are in thoughts and prayers. May God bless you and keep you all.
Ann Durand Family & Mitchell Francis Sr. & Jr. Aug 28 2013 12:00 AM
Prenella and the rest of Rodney's family, my prayers are with you at this very difficult time. May your memories help you through this rough time. God bless and keep you.
Cynthia Hypolite Aug 28 2013 12:00 AM
OUR DEEPEST CONDOLENCE TO ALL OF THE FAMILY. THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS ARE WITH YOU DURING THIS DIFFICULT TIME. MAY YOU FIND COMFORT THRU YOUR CHERISHED MEMORIES. MAY GOD BLESS YOU.
SHERIFF RONNY THERIOT Aug 28 2013 12:00 AM