Johnny Wade Meche

Rayne - Funeral services will be held at Gossen Funeral Home Chapel, Friday, May 18, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. for Johnny Wade Meche, 72 who died Wednesday, May 16, 2012 in Heart Hospital of Lafayette in Lafayette, LA.

Interment will be in the St. Joseph Cemetery #2, Rayne, LA 70578.

Surviving are his wife of 50 years, Louise Habetz Meche of Rayne, daughter, Michelle Meche of Lafayette, sister in law, Geraldine Trahan and husband Sherman of Rayne, brother in law, Edward Habetz and wife Marlene of Rayne, sister in law, Margaret Bouillion of Rayne, brother in law, Daniel Habetz and wife Judy of Rayne, brother in law, Gerhard Habetz and wife Gloria of Rayne, brother in law, Charles Habetz and wife Pattie of Rayne, brother in law, Robert Habetz of Rayne, numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by parents, Irvin Meche and Eunice Bordes Meche.

He was born Monday, December 25, 1939 in Rayne, LA, Son of the late Irvin Meche and the late Eunice Bordes Meche.

Mr. Johnny was a graduate from Rayne High School in the class of 1958. He was the Advertising Director for The Daily Advertiser for 30 years and was a memeber of Kawanis Club of Lafayette, LA.

The family would like to express their thanks to the doctors and medical staff at Heart Hospital of Lafayette, Lafayette, LA.

A rosary will be recited Thursday, May 17, 2012 at 7:00 p.m. at Gossen Funeral Home in Rayne, LA.

Friends will be received at Gossen Funeral Home, Inc., Rayne, LA. Thursday, May 17, 2012 from 4:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. and Friday, May 18, 2012 from 8:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m..

Friends may view the obituary and guestbook online at

Arrangements have been entrusted to Gossen Funeral Home, Inc. of Rayne, LA, (337) 334-3141.

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