Master Louisiana State Trooper Adam C. Gaubert passed away on Saturday, October 9, 2021, while serving the citizens of the State of Louisiana. He was 47 years old. After graduating high school, Adam proudly followed in his grandfathers' footsteps by serving his country in the United States Army, where he served as an Infantryman, including a combat tour in Somalia. Upon completion of his enlisted service, Adam joined the Louisiana National Guard and the United States Army Reserve, where he earned the rank of Sergeant First Class. He also served as an police officer for the Louisiana Department of Public Safety before joining the Louisiana State Police in 2002. During his time as a trooper, Adam worked tirelessly to ensure public safety, patrolling Louisiana's state highways and as a detective in the LSP Criminal Investigations Division. Adam was a loving, proud and dedicated father, son, brother and uncle. Adam is survived by his sons, Hunter and Dylan Gaubert, his parents, Michael and Joann Gaubert of Baton Rouge and his sisters, Kim Foster and Alisha Gaubert of Houston, TX. He is also survived by his brother-in-law, Michael Foster, along with a niece, Dorothy Foster, and nephew, Warren Foster. He also leaves behind many aunts, uncles and cousins. He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Howard and Mary "Jeri" Gaubert and maternal grandparents, Fulton "Sam" and Dorothy "Dot" Gauthier and uncle, Larry Gauthier. The Gaubert family wishes to thank all those who have reached out in loving support and prayers during this difficult and tragic time. Visitation will be held at Resthaven Funeral Home on Friday, October 15, 2021 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Visitation will continue at St. George Catholic Church on Saturday, October 16, 2021 from 9:00 a.m. until Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. Inurnment will follow at St. George Catholic Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made in Adam's name to Louisiana State Troopers Association.
Published by The Advocate from Oct. 13 to Oct. 16, 2021.