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John LeMaire, Jr.

July 6, 1929 ~ October 23, 2017

John Lee LeMaire, Jr., 88, of Sulphur passed away peacefully at his home on Monday, October 23, 2017.  He was born July 6, 1929 in Delcambre, LA.  John was a retired safety supervisor with Conoco.  He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict.  John was a member of the Knights of Columbus council 3015, Eucharistic minister, altar server and usher for Our Lady of Prompt Succor Catholic Church in Sulphur.  He loved coaching Dixie Youth baseball and was an avid Sulphur Tor fan and St. Louis Cardinal fan.  John was a loving husband, dad, Paw and friend to so many.

John is survived by his loving wife of 66 years, Tot LeMaire; daughters, Faye Jarnagin (Jim) of Lake Charles, Charlene “Shorts” LeMaire of Sulphur and Tanna Moses (Mark) of Baton Rouge; son, Chad LeMaire (Lisa) of Baton Rouge; 9 grandchildren, Matt (Lisette), Jake (Rebecca), Brad (Megan) Moses, Jennifer (Billy), Jimmy (Kathryn) Jarnagin, Lakyn, Blaine, Lee Ann and John Michael LeMaire; 7 great grandchildren, William, Caroline, Madeline, John David, Anne Marie, Brody and Nate; 2 brothers, Evans LeMaire and Teddy LeMaire; and 1 sister, Lucinda DuBois.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Lee and Ozia LeMaire; his son, John Lee LeMaire, III; and 3 sisters, Yolande Moss, Mary Lynn Richard and Olan LeMaire.

A special thank you to his caregiver, Angela Freeman of Home Instead. 

Services for John will be held on Thursday, October 26, 2017 at 11 AM at Our Lady of Prompt Succor Catholic Church in Sulphur with Father Edward Richard, M.S. officiating.  Burial will follow at Mimosa Pines South.  The family will receive friends on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 from 4-8 PM at Johnson and Robison Funeral Home with a rosary at 6 PM and will resume on Thursday from 9 AM until time to leave for the church. 


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  1. Tanna- I am so sorry for your loss. Your dad was such a special person and he will be greatly missed. You are all in our Prayers! Our hearts are with you- Candace, Tim & Caitlin

  2. Mrs. Lemaire & family, I am so very sorry for your loss. He was a good man and such a character. He will truly be missed. Offering up prayers for all of you! Karla Guidry Willis

  3. Our deepest condolences from Thelma and the crew. We love you and praying for your family Charlene and Faye.

  4. Tot and family, We are so sorry for your loss. He was one of the good guys. He was a good man, a good Christian, and a great sports fan. Our prayers are with you. May his soul rest in peace. God bless, Maurice and Pat Serice


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