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Roger Gaston Lapointe

Services for Roger Gaston Lapointe, 88, Sulphur, will be held Wednesday, August 7, at 10:00 am at Chapel of Crossway Baptist Church officiated by Garrett Leveridge. Inurnment will be in Oaklawn Cemetery under the direction of DeArman Funeral Home of Sulphur.

Born June 15, 1931 in Sherbrooke, Canada, to Delphis and Antoinette ( Duff) Lapointe, he passed away Sunday, August 4, in Sulphur, at the age of 88 years, 1 month and 19 days.

Roger grew up in Canada where he graduated from high school in Quebec. He married to Cecile (Martin) Lapointe in Quebec, Canada September 1, 1956. He moved to California in 1964 where he owned and operated a service station and later a auto parts store. He had also worked as a truck driver for Carnation. He moved to Sulphur in 2011. Roger was a member of the Catholic Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents and three siblings.

Surviving are his wife, Cecile Lapointe, of Sulphur; daughter, Diane Burns and husband, Kevin, sons, Yvan A. Lapointe, Denis Lapointe and wife, Rita, Guy Lapointe and wife, Melissa, all of Sulphur; two grandchildren, Jennifer White and husband, Jason, Jake Burns and wife, Vanesa; two step-grandchildren, Paul Cadell and wife, Wendy, Tammy Hattingh and& husband, Peter; three great grandchildren, Jayden White, Jordan White and Jesse White; five step-great grandchildren; four brothers, Roland Lapointe, Leo Lapointe, J. Claude Lapointe, and Andre Lapointe and one sister, Therese Beamier.

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