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Mitchell James Leger

Mitchell James Leger

RAYNE - It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that we mourn the loss of our beloved son, Mitchell James Leger, 31, who died Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2020, at his residence in Rayne. Mitchell loved hunting with his dad, running a crane, fishing and trucks.
Funeral services will be held Monday, Aug. 24, at a 2 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Rayne. Interment will be in the St. Joseph Cemetery #2, Rayne.
Rev. Benjamin Pitre, Parochial Vicar of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Rayne, will be the Celebrant of the Funeral Mass and will conduct the funeral services.
Survivors include his father, Kevin James Leger and spouse Susan Deshotels Leger of Rayne; mother, Jill Starrett Leger of Rayne; half brother, Cole Leger of Rayne; step brother, Hunter Miller and spouse Emily of Lafayette; his fiancé, Lindsey Brignac of Lake Charles; paternal grandparents, Margie and William Leger of Rayne; maternal grandmother, Linda Patrick and spouse Gaylen Patrick of Wheelersburg, Ohio; step grandmother, Grace Deshotels of Crowley; five aunts, Arleen LeBlanc and spouse Nolan, Debbie Menard and spouse Ricky, Susan Leger, Lisa Leger and spouse Kelly Dore, and Sherry Timberlake; step uncle, Kevin Patrick; and numerous cousins and extended family members.
He will always be loved and never forgotten.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Keith Starrett.
Pallbearers were his cousins, Blake Cary and Jacob Menard, and friends Tyler Boril, Clay Boril and Mikeal Dartez.
A Rosary will be prayed Sunday, Aug. 23, at 6 p.m. in Gossen Funeral Home in Rayne.
The family requested visitation be observed in Gossen Funeral Home in Rayne, on Sunday, Aug. 23, from 1 p.m. to 9 p.m. and on Monday, Aug. 24, from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Friends may view the obituary and guestbook online at
Arrangements were entrusted to Gossen Funeral Home, Inc. of Rayne, LA, 334-3141.

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