Popout Notice
American Patriotic 10

Whitney Joseph Ledet, Jr.

May 4, 1927 ~ November 2, 2019 (age 92)

Obituary

Whitney Joseph Ledet, Jr. passed away on Nov. 2, 2019 at Our Lady of the Lake Hospital.  He was 92 years old.  He was a WWII Veteran serving in the Scouts and Raiders Division of the U.S. Navy.  He also just celebrated his 60th anniversary with the Free Mason's of Lynwood Lodge in New Orleans, La. 

He is survived by his wife of 73 years, Ethel St. Pierre Ledet; 3 grandchildren, Laura Mayes (Jef) of Austin, Texas, Whitney Paul Ledet of Prairieville, Louisiana, Philip Joseph Ledet (Nichole) of Prairieville, La.; 3 great-grandchildren, Kayleigh Baucum of Denver, Colorado, Payton Ledet of Prairieville, La., and Brynlee Ledet of Prairieville. 

He was preceded in death by his son, Whitney J. Ledet, III of Prairieville, La. and his parents, Whitney J. Ledet and Lena Ledet of Des Allemands, La. 

Pallbearers will be Whitney P Ledet, Philip J. Ledet, Kayleigh Baucum, Jef Mayes, Eddie Derouen, and Perry Derouen. 

Services will be at Resthaven Gardens of Memory and Funeral Home in Baton Rouge, La.  Visitation will be held on Monday, Nov. 4 from 5PM to 8PM and Tuesday Nov. 5, from 2PM to 3PM with services beginning at 3PM. 

In lieu of flowers, give to your local Children’s Hospital.

To send flowers to Whitney's family, please visit our floral section.


Services

Visitation
Monday
November 4, 2019

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Resthaven Funeral Home
11817 Jefferson Hwy
Baton Rouge, LA 70816

Visitation
Tuesday
November 5, 2019

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Resthaven Funeral Home
11817 Jefferson Hwy
Baton Rouge, LA 70816

Funeral Service
Tuesday
November 5, 2019

3:00 PM
Resthaven Funeral Home
11817 Jefferson Hwy
Baton Rouge, LA 70816

Interment following funeral service
Tuesday
November 5, 2019

Resthaven Garden of Memory
11817 Jefferson Hwy
Baton Rouge, LA 70816

© 2019 Resthaven Gardens of Memory & Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS