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Pellerin Funeral Home - St. Martinville
Sunday October 10th, 2021
4:00pm - 8:00pm

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Pellerin Funeral Home - St. Martinville
Sunday October 10th, 2021

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Pellerin Funeral Home - St. Martinville
Monday October 11th, 2021
8:00am - 9:30am

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Mass of Christian Burial

St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church
Monday October 11th, 2021

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Michael "Mike" Paul Lasseigne

St. Martinville - A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00 am on Monday, October 11, 2021, at St. Martin de Tours Catholic Church in St. Martinville for Michael "Mike" Paul Lasseigne, 69, who passed away on Friday, October 8, 2021, at his residence.

The family requests that visiting hours be observed at the funeral home in St. Martinville from 4:00 pm until 8:00 pm on Sunday, and continue on Monday at 8:00 am until 9:30 am.

A rosary will be prayed at 7:00 pm on Sunday.

Rev. Bill Melancon will officiate at the Mass of Christian Burial. Interment will follow at St. Michael Cemetery in St. Martinville. Readers will be Brandie Lasseigne and Caitlin Davis.

Mike was born “extra” special in 1952 in St. Martinville, LA. He started St. Martin Association of Retarded Citizens(SMARC)as a young adult. He was on the recycling crew and yard cutting crew. His favorite teacher was Ms. Joan Cormier. After the passing of his mother and sister,he then moved to Lafayette to live with Gerald’s family and began Lafayette Association of Retarded Citizens(LARC). At LARC, he worked contracts of gumbo bowls, utensils, Mardi Gras Beads, and cleaned the Social Security Offices one summer. His long time teacher at LARC was the love of his life, Ms. Shirley Sherman and her assistant Pleasure Mouton. He spent many nights and weekends following Ryan and Caroline in their sporting activities. He joined the Civitan’s Perfect World Bowling League soon after moving to Lafayette and was part of the League until the time of his death. He enjoyed bowling every Monday. He loved to go Camping with the family and enjoyed his many trips to Florida and the camp in Lake Arthur. He moved to the “Guidry” home operated by LARC in 2013. If you ever met him, you never forgot him. His famous saying was “Hi, I’m Mike, I live with my brother. He loved Country Music, Elvis Presley, bowling and WWE. He lived a happy, healthy, long life. The family would like to extend gratitude to the Staff of the “Guidry” home for their loving care of Mike over the last eight years.

He is survived by his brothers, Ulysses Lasseigne, Sr. and Gerald Lasseigne and wife, Anne; nieces and nephews, Joey Lasseigne, Allison Evans, Alicia Poirier, Amelia Lasseigne, Leslie Dore, Butch Dore, Terry Dore, Brandie Lasseigne, Ryan Lasseigne and Caroline Lasseigne; and many great nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Stanley Lasseigne and Marie Melancon Lasseigne; sister, Grace Sonnier and husband, Paul;brother-in-law, George Dore, Sr. and sister-in-laws, Ethel Pellerin Lasseigne and Elizabeth Wyble Lasseigne.

Pallbearers will be Butch Dore'', Joey Lasseigne, Jr., Ryan Lasseigne, Jimmie PapaBear Melancon, Randy Sonnier and Jeffrey Davidson.

Honorary pallbearers will be Terry Dore'' and Sandy Sonnier.

Pellerin Funeral Home of St. Martinville, 112 New Market St., St. Martinville, LA 70582, (337-332-2111) is in charge of arrangements.

To send flowers to the family in memory of Michael Lasseigne, please visit our flower store.


A candle was lit in memory of Michael Lasseigne

Candace Savoy Lannoo Oct 16 2021 9:46 PM

Terry and Family,
I am so sorry to hear of the passing of Mike. Such a fun loving special guy. I know he is having a good visit with your mom, Paul, and his parents and other brothers and sisters. Prayers are coming y'all way.

Candace Savoy Lannoo Oct 16 2021 9:44 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Michael Lasseigne

Shirley Sherman Oct 15 2021 1:13 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Michael Lasseigne

Connie Hawkins Oct 11 2021 11:04 PM

Mike was so sweet when he did speak he was also quiet...but such a beautiful soul..we will miss u at bowling..may he rip

Lori lagrange Oct 11 2021 10:10 PM

Mrs Anne Lasseigne,
You and your family are in my prayers as you go through these hard times. Accept our condolences on your lost. Thanks for allowing me the privilege of getting to know Mr. Mike. I still remember the mornings when I'd walk in and hear " Hey Skinny ". May he R.I.P.

Ethel Joseph Oct 11 2021 11:54 AM

Rest In Peace Mike! My heartfelt condolences to Ulysse and Gerald and Mike's extended family members and friends.

Kristine M. Lasseigne Oct 11 2021 11:49 AM

Our hearts are saddened by your loss and our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. – Sheriff Breaux & Family

Sheriff Becket Breaux Oct 11 2021 9:27 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Michael Lasseigne

Meadowlark Russell Oct 11 2021 7:40 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Michael Lasseigne

Tina Johnlouis Oct 10 2021 8:53 PM

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