Dennis G. Jeanfreau, born on July 13, 1950, passed away peacefully at his home on July 7, 2017 at the age of 66. His final days were spent surrounded by family and friends that he had touched in some small way throughout his very memorable life. He was the beloved and devoted husband of 43 years to Susan Schubert Jeanfreau. Loving father of Brandy Byrd Evans (Wayne “Toot”) and Brooke Jeanfreau (Donald Rush). Proud grandfather of Tyler Byrd, Logan Byrd and Caleigh Evans. Son of the late Leo and Bessie Jeanfreau. Brother of Frederick Jeanfreau (the late Pat), Barbara Deville (Gram), Fay Kline (Renee) and the late Larry Jeanfreau. Brother-in-law of Anne Van Winkle (Ronnie “PeeWee”), Patti Menesses (Michael) and Earline Brady (James). He is also survived and fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews, godchildren, cousins and dear friends.
Dennis was a lifelong resident of St. Bernard Parish. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army. He enjoyed a long career with Brown and Root, where he was well liked by all of his co-workers. Dennis loved spending time and spoiling his grandchildren and his girls, enjoyed being outdoors, and loved hunting and fishing. He will be forever loved and dearly missed by his family, friends and all those whose lives he touched.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a visitation to be held at St. Bernard Memorial Funeral Home, 701 W. Virtue St., Chalmette, LA on Tuesday, July 11th from 10:00 a.m. – noon, followed by a funeral Mass beginning at noon. He will be laid to rest with Military Honors in St. Bernard Memorial Gardens. To view and sign the family guestbook, please visit www.stbernardmemorial.com.