Funeral services will be held Sunday, December 3, 2006 at 2:00 p.m. in Evangeline Memorial Gardens Chapel in Carencro for Troy Anthony Touchet, age 41, who passed away Friday, December 1, 2006 at 2:51 a.m. at Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center in Lafayette.
Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery in Lafayette. The Rev. Bill Melancon, pastor of St. Peter Roman Catholic Church, will officiate at the services.
Musical selections will be provided by Richard Patin, accompanied by guitarist, Al Berard.
Mr. Touchet was a native of Lafayette and a resident of Cankton, LA.
Survivors include his wife of 4 years, the former Sheryl Soileaux Touchet of Cankton; one daughter, Danielle Taylor of Carencro; his parents, Harold Touchet and mother the former Judy Patin, of Carencro; one step-daughter, Alexis Constantin of Cankton; one grandchild, Kalon Emile Taylor; two brothers, Timothy Paul Touchet of Carencro and Scott Everette Touchet and his wife, Stephanie, of Duson; six sisters, Julie Bourgeois, Carolyn Gerard and her husband, Keith, Rachael Touchet and Brandi Romero and her husband, Roy, all of Carencro, Nicole Lane Touchet of Grand Coteau, and Crystal Tesh and her husband, Paul, of Jacksonville, FL.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Adolph Patin and the former Loudy Berard; his paternal grandparents, Francis Touchet and the former Rose Mae Broussard; his brother, Glynn Francis Touchet and a nephew, Collin Everette Touchet.
A rosary will be prayed at 7:00 p.m. Saturday in the funeral home.
The family requests that visiting hours be observed from 4:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. Saturday and from 8:00 a.m. until service time on Sunday.
Pallbearers will be Scott Touchet, Timmy Touchet, Keith Gerard, Roy Romero, Justin Harris and Adam Soileaux, Jr. Honorary pallbearers will be Larry Degeytaire, Gerard "Porky" Patin and Brock Soileaux.
Melancon Funeral Home, Evangeline Memorial Gardens Chapel, 4117 N. University Ave., Carencro, (337) 896-3232, is in charge of arrangements.