Elmo Joseph Pitre

1921 Golden Meadow, Louisiana 1999 Larose, Louisiana



Continuation of tree (2nd child of Jean Felix Pitre/Julienne Angele Williams); all known surname descendants:

                 10         Elmo Joseph Pitre  b: 17 November 1921  Golden Meadow, Lafourche, LA; d: 9 January 1999  Larose, Lafourche, LA

                                      + Emma Marie 'NuNu' Collins  b: 19 November 1924  Golden Meadow, Lafourche, LA; m: Abt. 1940 [Theodore Joseph/Andrea Angelina Crosby]; d: 14 March 2003  Lockport, Lafourche, LA

                                11       Elmo Joseph Pitre  b: 15 February 1941  Lafourche, LA; d: Aft. March 2012

                                              +Glorina Marie Guidry

                                11       Adela 'Dale' Pitre  b: Abt. 1944; d: 3 March 2012  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA

                                              +Daniel Peter Angelette  b: 28 June 1942  Golden Meadow, Lafourche, LA; m: unknown [Lucien Angelo/Oneilda A. Griffin]; d: 9 October 2014  Cut Off, Lafourche, LA



Notes for Elmo Joseph Pitre:


- 1930 Lafourche, Louisiana:  Widow Margaretta Williams 46 (56?), nephew Elmore Pitre 9 assistant, stepson Ulysse Terrebonne 18.


- 1940


- 1950 Grand Isle, Jefferson, LA:  Elmo J. Pitre 28 fishing/shrimp trawl, wife Emma M. 25 waitress/restaurant, Elmo J. 9, Dale A. 5.


Obituary:  Lafourche Daily Comet (LA):  A religious service was held at 10 a.m. today at Golden Meadow United Methodist Church for Elmo J. Pitre, 77, a native of Golden Meadow and resident of Larose, who died at 2:11 a.m. Jan. 9, 1999.  Burial was at Cheramie Cemetery in Galliano.  He was the husband of Emma Collins Pitre; father of Elmo Pitre Jr. and Dale P. Angelette; and brother of Linton B. Pitre.  He is also survived by five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Felix and Angela Williams Pitre, and one granddaughter, Margaret Angelette.  He was a U. S. Navy veteran of World War II.  He was a member of Lafourche Lodge #427 F & AM, Bayou Fellowship Lodge #484 F & AM, New Orleans Scottish Rite Consistory, Lafourche Shrine Club of Jerusalem Temple, Order of Eastern Star #251 and the American Legion.  Samart Funeral Home of Cut Off was in charge of arrangements.


Tombstone Inscription, Cheramie Cemetery, Galliano, LA:  Margaret S. Angelette / born Dec. 28, 1964 - died Jan. 5, 1988 / we love you / Elmo J. Pitre / F1 US Navy / World War II / Nov. 17, 1921 - Jan 9, 1999 / Emma C. Pitre / born Nov. 19, 1924 - died Mar. 14, 2003


Notes for Emma Marie Collins:

Obituary:  Lafourche Daily Comet (LA):  Emma Collins Pitre, 78, a native of Golden Meadow and resident of Lockport, died Friday, March 14, 2003.  Visitation will be from 1 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Samart Funeral Home in Cut Off.  Religious services will be at 3 p.m. Monday at United Methodist Church in Golden Meadow, with burial in Cheramie Cemetery.  She is survived by one son, Elmo Pitre Jr.; one daughter, Dale Angelette; one brother, Rolley J. Collins; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Elmo Joseph Pitre Sr.: her parents, Theodore and Andrewa Crosby Collins; two brothers, Theodore Collins Jr. and Robert "Bobby" Collins Sr.; and one sister, Lucia Collins Oliver.


Obituaries for the children:

Adela Pitre:  Lafourche Daily Comet (LA):  Adela "Dale" Pitre Angelette, 67, a native of Golden Meadow and resident of Cut Off, died at 9:44 a.m. Saturday, March 3, 2012.  Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to funeral time Thursday at United Methodist in Golden Meadow.  Religious services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at the church, with burial at Cheramie Cemetery in Galliano.  She is survived by her husband, Daniel Angelette Sr.; son, Danny Angelette and wife, Rhonda; brother, Elmo Pitre Jr.; granddaughter, Emma Margaret Angelette; three step-grandchildren, Brant, Tyler, and Randy Wells.  She was preceded in death by her parents, Elmo Pitre Sr. and Emma Collins Pitre; and daughter, Margaret Scott Angelette.  She was a member of the United Methodist of Golden Meadow and a member of Red Hat Society.  She loved Mardi Gras.  In lieu of flowers, donations to American Cancer Society in the name of Dale Angelette.  Falgout Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


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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)

- 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:  11 October 2022.