Nerry Joseph Doré
New Iberia – Funeral services will be conducted for Nerry “Doc” Joseph Doré, 72, at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, April 8, 2009, at David Funeral Home Chapel with Father Ed Degeyter officiating.
Interment will follow at Holy Family Mausoleum. Visitation will be from 8 a.m. until service time on Wednesday. A Rosary was prayed at 6 p.m. Tuesday.
A native and lifelong resident of New Iberia, Mr. Doré died Sunday, April 5, 2009, in a St. Martinville health care facility.
Nerry was a United States Postal Service letter carrier, retiring after 33 years of service. He loved fishing and was a past member of the New Iberia Jaycees and a member of the New Iberia Boxing Club. He was also a 1953 Golden Gloves State Boxing Champion.
Survivors include his two sons, Danny T. Doré and his wife Valerie M., and Dwayne Doré; grandchildren, Andrew T., Kyle J. and Dillon J. Doré, all of St. Martinville, and Brandon Doré of Broussard; one sister, Nella D. Viator; and one brother, Allen Doré, both of New Iberia.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Wallace and Levie Viator Doré; one sister, Eula D. Broussard; and two brothers, Joseph and Lawless Doré.
Pallbearers will be Danny, Dwayne, Brandon, Andrew, Kyle and Dillon Doré.
Honorary pallbearers will be Allen Doré and Gil Primeaux.
David Funeral Home, 1101 Trotter St., New Iberia, 337-369-6336 is in charge of arrangements.