Raymond Francis Duprey Jr.

HOUMA, La. – Raymond Francis Duprey Jr., 71, died Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013.

He was a native of Saranac Lake and resident of Houma, La.

He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Lucille Hill Duprey; children: Wayne Duprey and wife Janette and daughters Alexandra and Cheyenne, of Debary, Fla.; Brett Duprey and wife Annie and sons Raymond III and Michael and daughter Lauren of Redford, Mich.; Mark Duprey and wife Mary of Cohoes and stepchildren, Max and Amiee LaPlume of Houma; sisters: Marcia Doty Perras and husband Reggie of Ray Brook, and Joan Butler and husband Tom of Port St Lucie, Fla.; and countless nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Raymond Francis Duprey Sr. and Irene Sweeney Duprey.

He was a parishioner of St. Bernadette Catholic Church.

He celebrated his life to the fullest every day and will be deeply missed by his family and friends. He was not only a loving husband and father, but our best friend.

Friends and family are invited to pay their respects from Tuesday, Jan. 15, from 9 a.m. until service time at St. Bernadette Catholic Church. The mass will begin at 11 a.m. at St. Bernadette Catholic Church.

To send condolences please visit Chauvin Funeral Home Inc. is in charge of arrangements at 5899 Highway 311 Houma, LA 70360. Chauvin can be reached by phone at 985-868-2536or fax at 985-876-5032.