On Saturday, January 30, 2021, Theodore "Teddy" Marquette passed away peacefully, with his children by his side. Teddy was a native of Port Allen and a longtime resident of Baton Rouge, LA. He was a member of the United States Air Force & a retired, dedicated member of UA Local 198, Plumbers, Steamfitters & Refrigeration Fitters, as a pipefitter. His hobbies included hunting, freshwater fishing & finding roadside treasures. He is survived by his wife, Denise Cheveallier; six children, Kimberly M. Lemoine, Donna M. Hanks & her husband Jeff, Kristy Marquette, Amber H. Gourdon & her husband, Jeremy, Michael Marquette & his girlfriend, Belinda Perkins, Daniel Marquette & his girlfriend, Sarah Lockhart; 10 grandchildren & 4 great grandchildren. Preceded in death by his brother, Alfred J. Marquette, Jr.; and his parents, Alfred J. and Eunice L. Marquette. A inurnment gathering will be held at Greenoaks Memorial Park, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on Saturday, February 27, 2021, at 10:00 am. A special thank you to the doctors and staff in the ICU at Ochsner Medical Center, in Baton Rouge for their compassionate care.
Published in The Advocate from Feb. 22 to Feb. 23, 2021.