Ville Platte It is with great sadness that the family of John Kent Ortego, 53, announces his passing on Monday, June 25, 2012 at his residence. A Funeral of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 AM on Thursday, June 28, 2012 at Ardoins Funeral Home Chapel of Ville Platte with burial to follow in the Attales Cemetery with Pastor Brian Dore officiating the services.
A loving husband, father, and brother, he will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 37 years Karen Pitre Ortego, two sons John Quincy Ortego and Patrick Kyle Ortego both of Opelousas, and two sisters Carlene Ortego Darbonne and Rita Faye Ortego Manuel both of Eunice.
He now joins in Heaven his parents Ray and Gertie Ortego, his sister Dora Ortego Darbonne and his granddaughter Trinity Dianne Ortego. They await his arrival with joyous hearts and open arms.
At the request of the family, visitation will be held at Ardoins Funeral Home of Ville Platte beginning at 10:00 AM Wednesday, June 27 until 10:00 PM that evening and continuing Thursday, June 28, 2012 from 8:00 AM until the time of services.
Family and friends may view the online obituary and or sign the online guestbook at www.ardoinfuneralhomes.com.
All arrangements have been entrusted to Ardoins Funeral Home of Ville Platte, 3373632181.