Rudy M. Plaisance, 83 a native of Cut Off, La. and longtime resident of Galliano, and a current resident of Larose, La. passed away on Monday, September 16, 2019 with his loving family at his side.
Visitation will be Friday September 20, 2019 at Our Lady of the Rosary Catholic Church from 11:00a.m. until funeral time. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 1:00p.m. with burial in the church cemetery.
Rudy is survived by his wife of 12 ½ years Nancy Buie-Plaisance; daughter, Rhonda Plaisance (Tommy); grandsons, Mikey Dufrene (Tesha), Mark Dufrene (Betsy), Zeke Plaisance (Hailey); granddaughters, Melissa Dufrene (Joshua), Bethanie Podany (Chris), Tiffany Melancon (Brandon), and Tarah Plaisance; 16 great-grandchildren; brother, Louis Plaisance (Donna); sister, Paula Plaisance Focardi (Jeff).
Rudy was preceded in death by his 1st wife, Jeanette Thomassie Plaisance; parents, Louis J. Plaisance and Clara Mae Duffy Plaisance; sons, Rudy “Mitch” and Robert Mark Plaisance; and one great-grandchild.
Rudy was a dedicated employee of Louisiana Power & Light for 32 years. After his retirement he trawled for three years. He was an outdoorsman who fished, hunted, and observed nature. He loved watching sports, history, and nature programs. In his younger years he loved dancing and playing sports. He loved his family and adored his wife, daughter, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He was a true friend to many. Rudy was a good man.