William Patt Jr.
Cecilia – A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, January 26, 2018, for William Patt Jr., 83, who passed away on Thursday, January 18, 2018, at Lafayette General Medical Center.
Visiting hours were observed at the funeral home from 7 a.m. until 10 a.m. on Friday, January 26, 2018.
A rosary was prayed at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, January 26, 2018.
Father Neil Pettit officiated at the Funeral Mass. Readers were Crystal Davis and Mary Francis Wiltz. Gift Bearers were Bronson Patt and Jabarick Sebille Jr.
Interment followe at St. John Francis Regis Cemetery in Arnaudville.
Mr. Patt, known as the life of the party, enjoyed having a few drinks and spending time with family and friends.
He is survived by his son, Joseph Daniel Patt and companion Linda Gail Zenon of Cecilia; daughters, Shirley Wiltz and husband Clarence; and Janella Patt, both of Breaux Bridge; sisters, Irene Barras and Margaret Patt, both of St. Martinville; eight grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his father, William “Pop Bill” Patt Sr.; mother, Olivia Bernard Patt; son, Gerald Patt; sisters, Ida Phillips, Lucille Domingue, Eva Davis, Mae Mae Patt and Alicia Claus; and brothers, Henry Patt and Franklin Patt.
Pallbearers were Damon Patt, Trenton Dartez, Jonathon Carter, Joseph Zenon, Joseph Wiltz and Trelon Dartez.
Honorary pallbearers were Broderick Patt, Troy Dartez, Chad Dartez, Kenya Dartez and Stephon Barras.
Pellerin Funeral Home of Cecilia was in charge of arrangements.