- August 2, 1945 - February 14, 2013
- Hammond, Louisiana
of Laurent's Passing
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“Dear Beth and Family:
Sorry to learn of the untimely passing of your beloved Laurent.
While I realize there are no words to properly console you,...Read More »
1 of 21 | Posted by: Anna Gleason - Metairie, LA
“Beth and family, My heartfelt condolences to you and all your family in this most difficult time.I was looking forward to seeing Laurent again this...Read More »
2 of 21 | Posted by: Charlotte Guidroz Cuccia - LA
“My thoughts and prayers are with you during this time of great sadness.
Cor Jesu '63
3 of 21 | Posted by: John Palm - Nine Mile Point, LA
We are so sorry to hear of the loss of your brother. God has you safely in his arms. May his grace be upon you.
4 of 21 | Posted by: Kenny and Chris Wichterich - LA
“I was saddened by your loss. I was hoping to see Laurent after so many years at the 50th reunion of Cor Jesu graduates. I enjoyed working with...Read More »
5 of 21 | Posted by: Glen Suhren - Garland, TX
“You are all in my thoughts and prayers. I am so sorry for your loss.
6 of 21 | Posted by: Debbie Helmke - Baton Rouge, LA
“We are so sorry for your loss. our prayers are with you.
7 of 21 | Posted by: Jim,Nancy DeFrain - Loranger, LA
“Beth you are in my prayers and thoughts. Heartfelt sympathy to you.
8 of 21 | Posted by: Robbie Hermann - Albany, LA
“My deepest symphathy and prayers are with you and your family durring these trying days.
9 of 21 | Posted by: Spencer D. Noel - New Orleans, LA
We are saddened by the news about Laurent. Our prayers are definitely with you and your family. We know that God will carry you through this...Read More »
10 of 21 | Posted by: Ann & Craig McGehee - Killian, LA
“My prayers and thoughts are with you and your family of the your great loss.
11 of 21 | Posted by: BOBBIE SUE WIGINTON PIERCE - LA
“Many memories from school will keep him in our prays daily.
12 of 21 | Posted by: Carroll F Farmer - METAIRIE, LA
“Laurent was a great friend, neighborhood pal and fellow classmate. Our lives were separated after elementrary school for nearly fifty years. I was so...Read More »
13 of 21 | Posted by: William (Billy) Gallaty - FL
“We were both So Sad to learn of Laurent's passing. We Pray that Our Lord will Grant the Family Peace during such a difficult time. We will keep...Read More »
14 of 21 | Posted by: Nick & Terry Makar - Orcutt, CA
“Beth...As we all know, God works in mysterious ways. Laurent was a good man and he lived a good life and we know he is in a better place. We are...Read More »
15 of 21 | Posted by: Beth and Larry Gray - Hammond, LA
“Beth -- I know there aren't any words for this depth of grief. I will just think about all the good times we've shard over the years, the plays, the...Read More »
16 of 21 | Posted by: carrol bass - hammond, LA
“Mrs. Lafargue and family...We at Bill Hood Ford Lincoln were deeply saddened
to learn of Mr. Laurent's passing. Wishing you comfort and peace...Read More »
17 of 21 | Posted by: Glenda Sharkey - Hammond, LA
“Rochelle and Lafargue Family:
Our deepest sympathy to all of you in this most difficult time.
Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you.
...Read More »
18 of 21 | Posted by: Mike and Brenda Peralta - Hammond, LA
“Laurent will remain as a brother to me. He was always kind and I was able to spend many celebrations with he and his loving family. The last time I...Read More »
19 of 21 | Posted by: Judith Parker - Abita Springs, LA
“Our Deepest Sympathy! You are ALL in our "thoughts & prayers". Guy & I are so glad we got to see and visit with Laurent at Brad & Leah's wedding. It...Read More »
20 of 21 | Posted by: Beverly & Guy Ott - Dousman, WI
I was deeply saddened to learn of Laurent's death. I have been thinking of you and Laurent and wondering how he was doing after the last...Read More »
21 of 21 | Posted by: Aurele Moinet Cormier - LA
Mr. Laurent Edouard Lafargue, 67 years old of Hammond, Louisiana, passed away Thursday, February 14, 2013, at his residence.
He was born on Thursday, August 2, 1945, in New Orleans, son of the late Fleury L. and Gladys Lemore Lafargue.
He graduated from Cor Jesu High School in New Orleans and attended University of New Orleans.
Mr. Lafargue was an active member of the First United Methodist Church in Hammond. He was a long time employee of Kostmayer Construction Company in Slidell. He enjoyed fishing, golfing, HAM radio and was involved in the Hammond Community Theatre. He will be sadly missed by all that knew him.
Surviving are his wife, Elizabeth Price Lafargue, daughter & son-in-law, Lauren and John Makar, son, Robert Lafargue, granddaughter, Danielle Elizabeth Makar, sisters and brothers-in-law, Diane L. and Richard Ott, Rochelle L. and David Hanemann, Annette L. and C. O. Pittman, 16 nieces and nephews, and 13 great-nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received on Sunday, February 17, 2013, from 6:00 pm until 9:00 pm at Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home in Hammond and on Monday, February 18, 2013 from 9:00 am until 11:00 am at the First United Methodist Church of Hammond.
Services will be held at the First United Methodist Church of Hammond, on Monday at 11:00 am.
Memorial contributions may be made to the First United Methodist Church of Hammond, 2200 Rue Denise, Hammond, LA 70403.