Larry Joseph Aucoin, a lifelong resident of Morgan City, passed away April 26, 2012, at the age of 69.
Larry had a heart of gold; he loved his family and gave himself to them each and every day. Larry worked hard to provide for their every need. He would make sure to make birthdays a special time for his family. If it was your birthday, you were sure to have a home-baked cake made with loving care by Larry himself. Larry liked to joke and have a good time; whenever you were with him, you were sure to have a laugh.
Larry is survived by five loving children, Renee Scully of Bayou Vista, Annette Aucoin of Morgan City, Larry Aucoin of Morgan City, Karen Thibodeaux and her husband Carl of Morgan City and Dean Aucoin of Morgan City; 13 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren; one brother, Louis Aucoin of Morgan City; and numerous nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Larry was preceded in death by his wife, Diettra Aucoin; his parents, Inez and Lenes “Yankee” Aucoin; and his son-in-law, Roger Scully Sr.
Visitation will be today, Friday, April 27, 2012, at Hargrave Funeral Home, 6-9 p.m., and continue Saturday, April 28, 2012, at Hargrave Funeral Home, 9 a.m. to noon. Funeral services will be at Hargrave Funeral Home Saturday at noon. Larry will be laid to rest with his loving wife Diettra in the Morgan City Cemetery.