August 4, 1949 - October 5, 2020
New Iberia- Calvin James Viator, age 71, passed away on Monday, October 5, 2020 in New Iberia, Louisiana. Calvin was born on August 04, 1949 in New Iberia, Louisiana and was a lifelong resident of Iberia parish. He served in the U.S. Army as a Sergeant during the Vietnam War. Calvin worked in the oilfield most of his life and he retired as a welder in the Shipyard. He enjoyed going fishing with his brother David and brother-in-law Relic “Red” Bourque, they were known as “The Fishing Buddies”. He was gifted in music and loved playing the drums and singing country and gospel songs. Calvin enjoyed watching football and attending his grandchildren’s sporting events. More than anything, he loved spending time with his children and grandchildren boiling crawfish and crabs. Calvin was always ready with a joke or a prank to make his family and friends laugh, he will be dearly missed. He is survived by his children; Donnie J. Viator and wife April Latiolais Viator of St. Martinville, Randy Girouard and wife Charlene of New Iberia, Stacy Hebert and fiancé Allen Foco of New Iberia, his grandchildren; Bailey “Bop” Viator, Caleb “Bub” Viator, Chloe “Lou” Viator, Ryan Jr., Brennon, Jessye Lynn, Kelsey, Brandy, Kayla, Alexis, Brayton, Lexi, his brothers; his brothers, Dennis Viator, Harris and wife Anna Lee of Lydia, David and Cherye Viator of New Iberia, Presley Viator of Loreauville, Connie Viator of New Iberia; his sister, Anita Viator Latiolais. He was preceded in death by his parents, Renee Viator and Edia Poirier Viator; his brothers, Earl Viator, Joe Viator; his sister, Doris Viator Bourque; his brother-in-law, Relic “Red” Bourque. Online obituary and guestbook may be viewed at www.CypressFunerals.com Cypress Funeral Home & Crematory, 206 West Lafayette St., Maurice, LA. 70555, 337-740-3123, is in charge of arrangements.
New Iberia- Calvin James Viator, age 71, passed away on Monday, October 5, 2020 in New Iberia, Louisiana. Calvin was born on August 04, 1949 in New Iberia, Louisiana and was a lifelong resident of Iberia parish. He served in the U.S. Army... View Obituary & Service Information
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