June Marie Domangue LeCompte, age 85, passed away surrounded by her loving family on Tuesday, June 1, 2021. She was a native of Houma and a resident of Chauvin, LA.
Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the visitation at St. Joseph Catholic Church on Monday, June 7, 2021 beginning at 10:00 a.m. until a Mass at 12:00 p.m. with burial following in church cemetery.
June is survived by her sons, Jacob A. LeCompte, Jr. and wife, Jamie, and Bryan C. LeCompte and wife, Glenda; daughters, Jody L. Daniels and husband, Vincent, Tamra "Tammy" L. Chauvin and husband, Patrick, Celeste L. Clark and husband, Blane, Monica L. Bremer and husband, Michael, Melanie L. Ward and husband, William “Bill”, Corinne L. Portier, and Christie L. Parker and husband, LaFrance; brothers, Daniel Domangue and wife, Sidney Ann, Barry Domangue, and Kern Domangue and wife, Amy; sister-in-law; Bonnie Domangue; 26 grandchildren; and 30 great-grandchildren,
June was preceded in death by her husband of 26 years, Jacob Anthony LeCompte, Sr.; parents, Paul Joseph and Josephine "Josie" Theresa Samaha Domangue; brother, Kenneth Domangue, Sr.; son-in-law, Russell A. Portier, Sr.; sister-in-law, Kathleen Domangue; grandson-in-law, Raymond McGehee, III.
June was a loving and faithful wife. She was a devoted mother of 9 children. She graduated from Terrebonne High School where she was the first female Senior Class President in the history of the school. June graduated as a Registered Nurse from Hotel Deiu School of Nursing in New Orleans. Her career began as an OBGYN nurse for Dr. Walter Bringaze in Houma. She left nursing to devote several years of her life to raising her children in her beloved town of Chauvin. After 20 years she returned to nursing as an assistant to William Summerlin, Doctor of Dermatology for 10 years. She then worked as a public health nurse with Terrebonne Parish Public Health Unit for 12 years before retiring to enjoy her children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren. She was a loyal parishioner of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Chauvin where she was a member of the Lady’s Altar society and the Lady’s Choir.
June had a special devotion to our Blessed Mother and to the recitation of the Rosary. She was a humble and kind servant to anyone who needed her. She will be missed greatly by her family and friends whose lives she has touched so deeply.
In lieu of flowers, the family is asking for donations to Louisiana Right to Life Foundation, or MacDonell Children’s Services (non-medical group home for neglected and abused children) 8326 Main St. Houma, LA 70363
Chauvin Funeral Home and Crematory, INC. is honored to serve the LeCompte family.