EVERETTE J. CLAUSEN
June 14, 1932~June 18, 2016
Everette J. Clausen, a native and lifelong resident of Verdunville, passed away at the age of 84 on Saturday, June 18, 2016, at the Franklin Foundation Hospital. Everette was a veteran of the United States Army. He was the owner of Clausen’s General Merchandise in Verdunville and was a 4th Degree member of the Centerville Knights of Columbus Council 4309. One of his favorite pastimes was dancing, but his passion in life was his family, especially his grandchildren and great grandchildren. He will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him.
Everette is survived by his wife of 59 years, Camille Carmouche Clausen; three children, Sena C. Morvant and her husband, Hank; Ida C. Simon and her husband, Joe; and John A. Clausen and his wife, Susan; six grandchildren, Andrew Morvant, Michelle M. Samson and her husband, Martin; Caroline Morvant, Matthew Simon, Alex Clausen and William Clausen; four great grandchildren, Vince Morvant, Zach Mier, Josh Mier, and Camille Samson; three siblings, Wilrod Clausen and his wife, Charlene; Calvin Clausen and his wife, Raye; and Josephine C. Wiese and her husband, Roger; two sisters-in-law, Evelyn Clausen and Bonnie Clausen; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by parents, John Bernard Clausen and Ida Drago Clausen; three brothers, Harold Clausen, Louis Clausen and his wife, Betty; and Donald Clausen; as well as an infant sister.
A gathering of family and friends will be held Sunday, June 19, 2016, at Ibert’s Mortuary in Franklin from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m., with the Holy Rosary being prayed at 7 p.m. Visitations will resume Monday, June 20, 2016, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Centerville at 9 a.m. and continue until time of Mass. A Mass of Christian burial will be held Monday at the church at 10:30 a.m. He will be laid to rest in the Franklin Cemetery Mausoleum. Father Ruben Primor will be the Celebrant for the Mass and conduct the services. Serving as pallbearers will be Andrew Morvant, Matthew Simon, Alex Clausen, William Clausen, Hank Morvant and Joe Simon. Honorary pallbearers will be Wilrod Clausen, Calvin Clausen, Roger Wiese, Reid Clausen and Harold Clausen Jr.
Family and friends may view the obituary and express their condolences online by visiting www.iberts.com.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Ibert’s Mortuary, Inc., 1007 Main Street, Franklin, LA 70538, (337) 828-5426.