Harold Cancienne Sr.

June 27, 1924January 30, 2020


Harold Mack Cancienne, Sr. age 95, passed away on Thursday, January 30, 2020, at 5:40 a.m. He was a native of Thibodaux and a resident of Houma, LA.

Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the visitation at St. Bernadette Soubirous Catholic Church on Monday, February 3, 2020, beginning at 10:00 a.m. until a Mass of Christian Burial at 12:00 p.m. with burial following in St. Francis de Sales #2 Cemetery.

Harold is survived by his son, Harold M. Cancienne Jr. and wife, Laura; daughters, Paula Jean C. Hebert and husband, Jerry, Camille Louise C. Boudreaux and husband, Paul, Sally Anne C. Dagate and husband, Vincent Jr., and Ellen Gayle C. Foundas and husband, Craig; 11 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren.

Harold was preceded in death by his wife, Etna Mae Naquin Cancienne; parents, Paul Arnold and Cora Cecile Landry Cancienne; brother, Paul Joseph Cancienne and wife, Almira; sister, Mary Alice C. Morvant and husband, Clifton “Ballou”.

Harold served in the US Navy during WWII in the Pacific Theater.  He was a retired electrical engineer. He enjoyed traveling, camping and flying planes. He graduated from LSU and was an avid fan. Special thanks to The Suites of Sugar Mill Point and Haydel Memorial Hospice.

Chauvin Funeral Home is honored to serve the Cancienne family.