Breaux Bridge - A Funeral Service will be held at 2:00 pm on Saturday, October 16, 2021, at Pellerin Funeral Home in Breaux Bridge, for David James Serrette, 62, who passed away on Friday, October 1, 2021, after a long battle with COVID, surrounded by loved ones.
The family requests that visiting hours be observed at the funeral home from 8:00 am until 8:00 pm on Saturday.
A rosary will be prayed at 1:00 pm on Saturday.
Deacon Ken Soignier will officiate at the Funeral Service. Interment will follow at a later date.
David was born on July 9, 1959, to Elaine and Anthon Serrette in Arnaudville, LA. In 1977, he met Susan Anslem whom he married in 1978 and later had their 2 children.
David was a force of nature, determined to provide for his family and give them the life he felt they deserved. His family meant more to him than anything else in the world, was something he often mentioned. David was a strong, kind, loving and supportive father. His knowledge and guidance was the foundation of his family. He was extremely proud of Dawn, Scott, Susan, and his grandchildren.
David was passionate about hunting, fishing, and gardening. He could often be found in a deer stand when he wasn't at home.
Anyone who knew David, knew he was the most loving father and husband a family could ask for.
He is survived by his wife of 43 years, Susan Serrette; daughter, Dawn Serrette Bourque (Kyle); son, Scott Serrette (Christy Dodson); grandchildren, Mayson, Aubrei, Emmah, Max, Kace, Jasmine, Katilyn, and Dalton; great grandchild, Eve; sister, Sandra Mouton (Ken); brother, Marvin Serrette, Sr.; nieces, Daria Latiolais (Rob), Mozella Arnaud (Andy) and Maura Hebert (Orry); nephew, Marvin Serrette Jr. (Kiley); 3 great nieces; 3 great nephews; and 2 great great- nieces.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Anthon and Elaine Patin Serrette; paternal grandparents, Simeon J. and Amanda Zeringue Serrette; maternal grandparents, John and Evela Wiltz Patin; and a grandchild, Konnor Bourque.
Pellerin Funeral Home, 211 Berard St., Breaux Bridge, LA 70517, (337-332-2111) is in charge of arrangements.