VILLE PLATTE- It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that the family of John Deville, 73, announces his passing at Mercy Regional Medical Center in Ville Platte. Funeral Services will be held for Mr. Deville on Saturday, June 27, 2015 at 11 AM in the Ardoin's Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in the Evangeline Memorial Park Cemetery with Deacon Gary Gaudin officiating.
John worked as executive chef for Antoine's Restaurant in New Orleans for over 48 years.
A loving father, grandfather and friend, John will greatly missed by his two sons; John Mitchell Deville and wife Laura of Mesquite, Tx., Nathan Deville and wife Danielle of New Orleans, La., and one daughter, Barbara Deville Jacob of Mesquite, TX. Also left behind to cherish his memory are his seven grandchildren, John, Nicholas, Tori, Brandon, Brian, Alayna, Mia and his two great grand-children, Landon and Jeremy.
John will now reunite in Heaven with his wife, Mary Deville, parents, Gustave and Melinda Deville and sister, Mary Jane Deville LaFleur. They will be awaiting his arrival with open arms and joyous hearts.
At the request of the Deville family, a visitation will be held on Friday, June 26, 2015 at 12 noon until 10 PM at Ardoin's Funeral Home in Ville Platte. Visitation will reopen on Saturday, June 27, 2015 at 8 AM until time of services. A rosary will be prayed in Mr. Deville's honor on Friday, June 26, 2015 at 6 PM.
Arrangements are entrusted to Ardoin's Funeral Home of Ville Platte, La.
Family and friends may view the online obituary and/or send words of comfort to the Deville family at www.ardoinfuneralhomes.com.