Steven Louis Richard Sr.
Leonville – A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, November 18, 2020, at St. Leo the Great Catholic Church for Steven Louis Richard Sr., 61, who passed away on Saturday, November 14, 2020, at Jena Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
The family requests that visiting hours be observed at the funeral home from 4:30 p.m. until 10 p.m. on Tuesday and continue on Wednesday from 7 a.m. until 10:30 a.m.
A rosary will be prayed at 7 p.m. on Tuesday.
Rev. Darren Eldridge will officiate at the Mass of Christian Burial.
Interment will follow at St. Leo the Great Cemetery in Leonville.
Steven loved playing the guitar, working on hot rod cars, and entertaining his family and friends. When he played his guitar, he loved watching the expression on people’s faces.
He is survived by his three sons, Steven Richard Jr. of LaPlace, Sidney (companion, Raven Clark) Richard of Lafayette and Joshua Richard of St. Martinville; daughter, Stephanie R. (Joseph “Yancy”) Guidry of Lafayette; three brothers, Paul (Jeanette) Richard of Arnaudville, Lester (Yvonne) Richard of Cecilia and Jeffery (companion, Olivia) Richard of Krotz Springs; three sisters, Mary Jane Allemond of Ville Plate, Vivian Richard of Lockport and Connie (Harris) Bergeron of Arnaudville; and one grandchild, Hunter Richard.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Sidney and Virgie Marie Richard; son, Hunter Broussard; and brothers, Eugene, Wilson and Melvin Richard.
Pellerin Funeral Home of Arnaudville, (337-332-2111) is in charge of arrangements.
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