Survivors include three sons, Patrick J. Meche, and wife Linda, of Elk City, Oklahoma; Preston J. Meche, and wife Rita, of Breaux Bridge, LA; and Edward P. Meche, and wife Anitra, of Sunset, LA; two sisters, Vesta Soileau of Slidell, LA, and Connie Lanclos of Port Barre, LA; one brother, Johnny Meche of Arnaudville, LA; and six grandchildren, Adam Meche, Patrick _Scooter_ Meche, Jr., Logan Meche, Ethan Meche, Lane Richard, and Amber Richard.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Patricia Angelle Meche; his parents, Marion Meche and the former Estelle DeKelegand; one sister, Jane Manuel; and two brothers, Billy Meche, and Terry _Ted_ Meche.
In his free time, _Brother_ enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping, and spending time with friends and family. He will be missed by all.
Walters Funeral Home, (337) 706-8941, 2424 North University Avenue in Lafayette, is in charge of funeral arrangements.