Funeral services will be held at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Friday, May 25, 2012, at 10:00 a.m. for Harry Lee Trahan, 71, who died Wednesday, May 16, 2012, in Fallon, Nevada.
Interment will be in the St. Joseph Cemetery #2, Rayne.
Surviving are two daughters, Linda Trahan Stonesifer and husband, Jack, CA, Diana Trahan Yunger and husband, Anthony, CA; three grandchildren, Robin Renee Stonesifer, CA, Hollee Noel Yunger, CA, Zachary Cole Yunger, CA; two brothers, Preston Trahan and wife, Brenda, of Lafayette, Stephen Trahan and wife, Dorothy, of Rayne; one sister, Agnes Trahan Borne and husband, Robert, of Morgan City; and numerous nieces and nephews of throughout the United States.
He was preceded in death by wife, Elise Trahan; and parents, Walter and Delia Trahan.
Mr. Harry graduated from St. Joseph Class of 1958. He served in the United States Navy for 22 years and continued to work for the military for an additional 30 years, as a civilian contractor repairing Navy jets.
He was a blessing to everyone that crossed his path. We will miss his smile, wisdom and kind heart. He was a true Southern Gentleman. We are thankful for the time he was given to us and the life lessons he taught us. He now rests, free of pain, in the arms of our Lord and Savior.Thanks be to God.
A rosary will be recited Thursday, May 24, 2012. at 7:00 p.m. at Gossen Funeral Home.
Friends will be received at Gossen Funeral Home, Inc., Rayne, LA. Thursday, May 24, 2012 from 3:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. and Friday May 25, 2012 from 8:00 a.m. until 9:30 a.m.
Pallbearers will be his nephews, Steve Trahan, Kurt Trahan, Shane Trahan, Tim Trahan, Todd Trahan and Scott Trahan.
Friends may view the obituary and guestbook online at www.gossenfuneralhome.net.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Gossen Funeral Home, Inc. of Rayne.