Terry J. Lapeyrouse, Sr., 88, a native and longtime resident of Chauvin, LA passed away peacefully Wednesday, February 8, 2023, surrounded by his loving family down the bayou.
Terry is survived by his brother, Dean Lapeyrouse; his children, Sheila Wilkerson (Ron), Terry Jr. “Beaver”, Elizabeth Dupre (Peter), Ilinie Lapeyrouse and Christopher Lapeyrouse (Kyung “KC”); mother of his children, Ilinie Authement; his step-son, Michael Blanchard (Michelle); 17 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren and 9 great-great-grandchildren; 2 step-grandchildren and 2 step-great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents Lester and Gertrude Lapeyrouse; his sister, Catherine Champagne; his daughters, Pamela Lapeyrouse and Maxine Lapeyrouse; his second wife, Rosalie Blanchard Lapeyrouse.
Terry was a loving father, husband, grandfather and friend. Terry “Pops” dedicated his life to his family business and Robinson Canal. He will be missed by all who knew him.
A Memorial Service will be held at Chauvin Funeral Home in honor of Terry “Pops" on Saturday, March 4, 2023 from 10:00am until 2:00pm with a conclusion of services at 2:00pm with a celebration of life.
The family would like to offer thanks to Mark and Stacy Doiron and Kathy and Robert Dupre.
Chauvin Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Terry Lapeyrouse, Sr.