Charles Andre Durio
Funeral services for Charles Andre Durio, 62, will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, August 1, 2014, in Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church. Deacon Mike Tramel will officiate.
Visitation will begin at 9 a.m. with a rosary at 10 a.m. at the church. Military honors will be accorded by Jennings American Legion Post #19 and Post Commander of V.F.W District 5 at 10:30 a.m. in the church. Burial will be in Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church Cemetery, with military honors by the U.S. Army Squad from Fort Polk .
Funeral services are under the direction of Semien-Lewis Mortuary of Jennings.
The Patroit Guard Riders will provide military honors from 9 a.m. until the end of service.
Mr. Durio entered eternal rest on Saturday, July 26, 2014, in Baton Rouge.
He was a native of Jennings and resided in Baton Rouge. He was a graduate of Jeff Davis High School and enrolled in the U.S. Army in 1969. He recieved various awards and commendations, such as National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal/2Stars, and the Vietnam Campaign Medal; and received an Honorable Discharge. He was a Vietnam era veteran. He was member of the Catholic church.
He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Louella Durio, of Baton Rouge; three sisters, Anne Heard Durio and Shawne Miller of Baton Rouge, and Clevetta (Ronald) Hawkins of Jennings; one brother, Ray (Lisa) Gilbeaux of Baton Rouge; five stepchildren, Viola (Jeffery) Stadeker of Jacksonville, Fla., Barbara (Rudolph) Johnson, Glenda (Troy) Milton and Brandy White, all of Baton Rouge, and William (Mesha) White Jr. of Richmond, Va.; 16 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
He was preceeded in death by his parents, Louella Thibodeaux Gilbeaux and Junius Durio; his stepfather, Ray Gilbeaux; his brothers, Cedric Durio and Richard Durio; and his sister, Marsha Gilbeaux.
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