Breaux Bridge – A Vietnam War Veteran who served honorably in the U. S. Air Force, a retired 30 year employee of Flemings Industries, a native of Parks and a resident of Lafayette, Floyd Frederick died Wednesday, April 2, 2008, at St. Martin Hospital in Breaux Bridge.
He was 61.
Services were held on Friday, April 4, 2008, at 11 a.m. at St. Bernard Catholic Church with Fr. Ed Degeyter officiating at the funeral Mass. Interment followed at St. Bernard Cemetery No. 2.
Floyd was preceded in death by his parents, Arista and Edia G. Frederick; and is survived by his sisters, Verna Patin, Lena Miller, Anna L. Frederick, Loula Dupuis and Donna Guillory, all of Breaux Bridge, and Inez Deason of Baton Rouge; his brothers, Larry of Hammond, Steve of Breaux Bridge and Luther of St. Martinville. He is also survived by 19 nieces and nephews, 28 great-nieces and nephews, his godfather, Lee Frederick, many close friends; and three step children.
Floyd was a graduate of Breaux Bridge High School and attended The University of Southwestern in Lafayette.
Pallbearers were his nephews, Marty and David Patin, Lonnie Miller, Craig Frederick, Ryan Dupuis, Todd Frederick, Chad Frederick, Grant and Stuart Guillory and Clifford Theriot.
Honorary pallbearers wer friends, Lee Frederick and Wilfred Grossie.
Pellerin Funeral Home of Breaux Bridge was in charge of arrangements.
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