Joe Buddy Brousseau

Joe Buddy Brousseau, 23, of Baton Rouge passed away on Saturday, January 4, 2014 while traveling with his family. He was born on May 9, 1990 in Baton Rouge, the son of Kimberely Suarez Brousseau and Brian David Brousseau. He attended St. Aloysius Catholic High and graduated from Robert E. Lee in 2009. He was currently enrolled as a Senior at Louisiana State University where he was studing Biological Science. He was an active member of The Theta Xi Fraternity. Joe joined the US Marines in 2009. Joe is survived by his parentsKimberly Suarez Brousseau and Brain Brousseau and his wife Kristi Nelson Brousseau, as well as his brother and sister-in-law, Jimmy Doyle and SoJin Brousseau. In addition, he leaves his grandmother, Nancy H. Suarez, along with numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, fellow marines and many close friends. He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Dr. Jamee C. Brousseau and Helen McNeilis Brousseau, as well as his maternal grandparents, Doyle Joseph Suarez, Jr. and Jo Moore Suarez. Funeral Services will be held at St. Aloysius Catholic Church, 2025 Stuart Ave, Baton Rouge, LA on Monday, January 13, 2014 at 12:00 Father Peter Dang will officiate. Interment will follow at Roselawn Memorial Park under the directions of Rabenhorst Funeral Home. Visitation will be prior to the services at St. Aloysius Catholic Church, 2025 Stuart Ave, Baton Rouge, LA on Monday, January 13, 2014 after 10:00 am until 12:00 Joe was a young man of character with a bright future who left us way too soon. He deeply loved God, his family, his country and his many friends. He had a kind heart and was always willing to help others. In lieu of flowers, the family request that donations be made to Toys for Tots with the US Marines in memory of Joe Buddy Brousseau. Pallbearers will be the US Marine Corp.

Funeral Home

Rabenhorst Funeral Homes Downtown
825 Government Street Baton Rouge, LA 70802
(225) 383-6831

Published in TheAdvocate.com from Jan. 11 to Jan. 12, 2014