Joseph “Joe” Paul Bergeron Sr.

Joseph “Joe” Paul Bergeron Sr. passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by his family, on Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at the age of 60. He was the beloved husband of 30 years to Carol Tortorich Bergeron. Loving father of Joey, Kenny, Ronald, Bonnie and Gina. Son of Jennie and the late Woodrow Lejuene. Brother of J.D., Diane, Denise and the late Lester Bergeron. He is also survived and fondly remembered by his 17 grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, along with many nieces, nephews, cousins and dear friends. Joe was a native of New Orleans, LA and a longtime resident of St. Bernard Parish where he enjoyed a long career with Associated Terminals. Away from the office, he especially enjoyed time spent hunting and fishing with his close friends and family. He was a dedicated and loving husband, father and a trusted friend to many. His passion for life will be deeply missed by us all. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a memorial gathering to be held at Our Lady of Prompt Succor Church in Chalmette, LA on Friday, February 14 from 11 a.m.- 12 p.m., followed by a Memorial Mass beginning at 12 p.m.. Burial will be private. To view and sign the family guestbook, please visit

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