Michael Shane Longanecker, Sr. passed away on December 31, 2021 at the age of 57. He has been a longtime resident of Sorrento, LA. He is preceded in death by his fathers, Wilbur Eugene Swindell, Sr. and Wilson Ray Longanecker, Sr.; his brother Wilbur "Willie" Longanecker; grandparents, Alice and Gus Swindell, Collins and Grace Pertuis, Edith and Sam Longanecker. He is survived by his loving mother, Nita Longanecker; sisters, Rene Taillon (Kevin), Lisa Babin (Steven); brother, Wilson Ray Longanecker, Jr.; children, Michael Shane Longanecker Jr., Nikki Longanecker and Rikki Longanecker; his granddaughters Braylee and Charlotte Longanecker. He is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews and family members who will all miss him dearly. Michael enjoyed the outdoors especially fishing, hunting and shooting his bow and arrow. He was such a hard worker and would give the shirt off his back to anybody in need. Family and friends of Michael are invited to attend a visitation at Ourso Funeral Home in Gonzales on Monday, January 10, 2022 from 9:30am till 10:30am. The Mass of Christian Burial will beginning at 11am at St. Anne's Catholic Church. Interment will take place at Holy Rosary Cemetery. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.oursofh.com
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Published by The Advocate from Jan. 8 to Jan. 10, 2022.