Roland Zeringue

November 24, 1928 – April 1, 2020


Roland Anthony Zeringue, 91, died Wednesday, April 1st, 2020 at 7:45 PM. Born, November 24th, 1928 he was a native of St. James, Louisiana and resident of Thibodaux, Louisiana.

Due to current restrictions, a private graveside service will be held at St. Joseph Cemetery for family. A memorial mass will be announced at a later date.

He is survived by his daughter, Emma Diaz; sons Glenn (Mary) Zeringue, Keith (Rhonda) Zeringue, Craig (Ramona) Zeringue and Dennis (Julie) Zeringue; grandchildren Christina Diaz, Alex (Amanda) Diaz, Travis (Ashley) Zeringue, Nathan Zeringue, Sarah (Joel) Picolo, Laura (Blake) Hebert, Elyse (Devin) Pitre, Ian (Jaci) Zeringue and Erin Zeringue; great-grandchildren Aubrey, Emersyn, Joel Henry, Kaiden, Parker, Gunnar, Gage, Brooklyn and Everett; brother, Norman (Audrey) Zeringue; brother-in-law, Steve (Florella) Berthelot and sister-in-law, Girlie Berthelot. .

He is preceded in death by his wife of 70 years, Mary Berthelot Zeringue; parents, Leopold “Paul” Zeringue and Cecile Robert Zeringue; grandchild, Paul Diaz; son-in-law, Carroll Diaz; sister, Doris (Clifton) Hymel; and brother in law, Louis Berthelot Jr.

Roland work for South Central Bell (now AT&T) as a commercial telephone installation technician. He served in the United Stats Army as a paratrooper and was a lifetime member of the North Thibodaux Volunteer Fire Department.

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Ordoyne Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.