Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, June 8, 2018 in the Sunrise Chapel at Walters Funeral Home for Dale Lantier, 77, who passed away on Tuesday, June 5, 2018. Monsignor Russell J. Harrington, Pastor at St. John Berchmans Catholic Church in Cankton, LA, will officiate the ceremony.
Visitation hours will be observed on Thursday, June 7, 2018 from 3:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m., and will resume on Friday, June 8, 2018 at 8:00 a.m. until time of service at 1:00 p.m.
A rosary will be prayed at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 7, 2018.
Interment will be immediately following the service at Sts. Peter and Paul Cemetery in Scott.
Survivors include his wife of 58 years, Sable Lantier of Duson, LA; two daughters, Annette Lasseigne and her husband Elmo of Scott, LA, and Tammy Dohmann and her husband Johnny of Mire, LA; his mother, Eldine Lantier of Scott, LA; seven grandchildren, Heather Lasseigne (Rachel), Elmo Lasseigne, III, April Leger (Jade), Sarah Delahoussaye (Michael), Jason Dohmann, Ashlie Dohmann, and Morgan Dohmann; and three great-grandchildren, Abigail and Graham Delahoussaye, and Everett Butler.
He was preceded in death by his father, Wilbert Lantier.
Dale was the owner of Lantier’s Grocery Store on Cameron Street for 29 years. He was a cattle farmer who enjoyed country life, farming, and spending time with friends and family.
Pallbearers will be Johnny Dohmann, Elmo Lasseigne, Elmo Lasseigne, III, Michael Delahoussaye, Jade Leger, and Carl Stoute. Honorary pallbearers are Nathan Credeur and Mike Bourque.
Walters Funeral Home, (337) 706-8941, 2424 North University Avenue in Lafayette, is in charge of funeral arrangements.