Eroche Joseph Pitre

1912 Cut Off, Louisiana 1986 Cut Off, Louisiana



Continuation of tree (5th child of Felix Teobert Pitre/2nd wife Julienne Pitre); all known surname descendants:

                9           Eroche Joseph Pitre  b: 11 December 1912  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA; d: 23 December 1986  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                                     + Emma Marie Leblanc  b: 11 December 1911  Lockport, Lafourche, LA; m: Abt. 1937 [Joseph/Blanche ---]; d: 22 November 2010  Lockport, Lafourche, LA

                            10                Eroch Gregory Pitre  b: 12 March 1939  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA; d: 4 March 2012  Old Jefferson, LA

                                                     +Cathy Pepper

                            10                Errol P. Pitre  b: Abt. 1942

                                                     +Audrey Duet  b: 28 June 1941; m: unknown [Edwin/Daisy ---]; d: 14 January 2020  Galliano, Lafourche, LA

                            10                Judy Ann Pitre  b: Abt. 1944

                                                     +Louie Breaux

                            10                Jordy Joseph Pitre  b: 11 July 1948  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA; d: 18 May 1969  Vietnam

                                                  +Ida M. Boudreaux    m: unknown [Norman/Delores Orgeron]



Notes for Eroche Joseph Pitre:


- 1940 Cut Off, Lafourche, Louisiana:  Eroche Pitre 27 speed boat pilot/oil field -rters, wife Emma 28, Eroch 1.

- 1950 Lafourche, LA:  Eroche J. Pitre 36 marsh-buggy operator/research & development co., wife Emma L. 37, Eroch G. 11, Errol P. 7, Judy Ann 5, Jordy J. (July).

WWII Records:  Eroch Joseph Pitre, res. Venice, Plaquemines, LA; b. 11 Dec 1912 Cut Off, LA; wife Mrs. Eroch Joseph Pitre; 5'11", 195 lbs., brown eyes & black hair, dark brown complexion; 16 Oct 1940 Pointe-a-la-Hache, LA.

Tombstone Inscription:  Sacred Heart Cemetery, Cut Off, LA:  Eroche J. Pitre / 12/11/12 - 12/23/86 / Emma L. Pitre / 12/22/11 - 11/22/10 / Eroch G. Pitre / 3/12/39 - 3/4/12

Notes for Emma Marie Leblanc:

Obituary:  Lafourche Daily Comet (LA):  Emma Marie Pitre, 98, a native and resident of Lockport, died at 8:34 a.m., Monday, Nov. 22, 2010.  Visitation will be from 8:30 a.m. to funeral time Saturday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church.  Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at the church, with burial in the church cemetery.  She is survived by two sons, Eroch Pitre and wife, Cathy, and Errol Pitre and Audrey; one daughter, Judy Breaux and husband, Louie; six grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Eroche Pitre; her parents, Joe and Blanche Leblanc; one son, Jordy Pitre; three brothers, Edmond, Ernest and John Pitre; and three sisters, Edna, Sister Regina and Viola.  She was a parishioner of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.  Falgout Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


Obituaries for the children:

Eroch Gregory Pitre:  Lafourche Daily Comet (LA):  Dr. Eroch Gregory Pitre, a native of Cut Off, resident of New Orleans in Lakeview until Hurricane Katrina and a current resident of Old Jefferson, died Sunday, March 4, 2012.  Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to funeral time Saturday at Sacred Heart Church, 15300 W. Main Street in Cut Off, 985-632-3858.  A Memorial Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at the church, with interment in the church cemetery.  He was the beloved husband of Cathy Pepper; brother of Errol Pitre and wife, Audrey and Judy Breaux and husband, Louie; and uncle of eight nieces and nephews.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Eroche and Emma Pitre; his brother, Jordy Pitre; and great nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends.  Garden of Memories Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


Jordy Joseph Pitre:  Times Picayune (New Orleans, LA), Wednesday, 28 May 1969:  Sp.4 Jordy J. Pitre of Cutoff, La., died in the service of his country in Vietnam, on Sunday, May 18, 1969, beloved husband of Mrs. Ida M. Boudreaux Pitre, son of Eroche Pitre and Emma LeBlanc of Cutoff, La.; brother of Eroche and Judy Pitre of Cutoff, La. and Errol Pitre of Galliano, La.; son-in-law of Norman Boudreaux and Delores Orgeron of Golden Meadow, La; brother-in-law of Billy Boudreaux of Golden Meadow, La. and Audrey Duet of Galliano, La.; uncle of Chad Pitre, grandson of Mrs. Felix Pitre of Cutoff, La. and the late Felix Pitre and Mr. and Mrs. Joseph E. LeBlanc of Lockport, La.; age 20 years; a native and a resident of Cutoff, La.  Relatives and friends of the family, also employees of Winn-Dixie of Galliano, La., Tideland Drugstore of Galliano, La. and Gulf Oil Corp. are invited to attend the funeral.  Services from Falgout Funeral Homes, Inc., Galliano, La., on Thursday, May 29, 1969 at 3:30 o'clock p.m., religious services at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Cutoff, La., at 4 o'clock p.m.  Interment in Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery.  Falgout Funeral Homes, Inc., Galliano, La., in charge.



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Items in RED verified from transcriptions in the following:

- South Louisiana Records: Church and Civil Records of Lafourche-Terrebonne Parishes  (Rev. Hebert)

- South Louisiana Vital Family Records: Terrebonne Genealogical Society

- Some Louisiana deaths in RED taken from obituaries or the Louisiana Deaths collection (which includes spouses/parents).

- Some birthdates in RED taken from Social Security records based on obituary/tombstone inscription deathdate.


Last updated:  17 August 2022.