Coteau - A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 am on Wednesday, March 16, 2022, at Our Lady of Prompt Succor Catholic Church in Coteau for Wayne Guillot, 84, who passed away on Sunday, March 13, 2022.
Entombment will follow in the church cemetery.
Rev. Matthew Hebert will be the Celebrant.
Visitation will be Tuesday from 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm at Pellerin Funeral Home and will continue on Wednesday from 8:00 am until 9:15 am.
A rosary, led by Deacon Durk Viator, will be prayed at 6:00 pm on Tuesday.
A lifelong area resident, Mr. Guillot was born on March 11, 1938 to the late Frank and Leona Fremin Guillot. He proudly served our country in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War and was a graduate of USL, now University of Louisiana Lafayette. Mr. Guillot worked for Nasa and then Ernest P. Breaux Electrical, where he retired after over 40 years of service. He enjoyed helping his grandchildren with science and math projects, working and spending time with his family.
Survivors include his wife of 57 years, Brenda Benoit Guillot of Youngsville; daughter, Michelle Landry (Kent) of Youngsville; grandchildren, Elliot Minvielle, Miles Minvielle, and Cierra Norwood; three great grandchildren; sisters, Margaret Denison (Roland) of New Iberia, Louise Duncan (Dan) of Avery Island, and Donna Gautreau (Ken) of New Iberia; brothers, Louis Guillot (Adele) of Lafayette, Jerry Guillot (Linda) of Faubourg, and Frank Paul Guillot (Myra) of New Iberia; several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Mark Guillot and a granddaughter, Monique Guillot.
Pallbearers will be Elliot Minvielle, Miles Minvielle, Kent Landry, Louis Guillot, Jerry Guillot and Frank Guillot.
Honorary pallbearers include Roland Denison, Dan Duncan, Ken Gautreau and John Mestayer.
Pellerin Funeral Home of New Iberia, 502 Jefferson Terrace Blvd., New Iberia, LA 70560, (337-365-3331).