Arnold DuRousseau
Arnold DuRousseau

Obituary of Arnold M. DuRousseau

Arnold M. DuRousseau, a longtime resident of St. Charles Parish, passed away on April 30, 2022 at the age of 83.  He was a native of Opelousas, Louisiana, born on January 8, 1939 to his loving parents, Mitchell DuRosseau and Lillie Mae Guillory DuRosseau.  Arnold is the beloved spouse of 62 years to Theresa Labbe DuRousseau; cherished father of Salvador DuRosseau, Schelia Peterson, Rachelle Brogle, and Solomon DuRosseau; proud grandfather of Patricia Blymier (Alex Ardon), Rachelle Blymier, Shannon Cox, Jennifer Gonzales Boudreaux (Randy), Salvador DuRosseau, Donovan Brogle (Lizzie Diamond), Dominique Guba (Sam), and Ashton DuRosseau; and caring brother of Vernita DuRosseau.  He is also survived by 17 great-grandchildren, numerous friends, and a host of extended family members whom he loved dearly.

Arnold was a boilermaker by trade and retired after many years in the career of industrial painting.  He was an active parishioner at St. Gertrude Church.  Arnold enjoyed fishing, gardening, dancing, and learning different languages.  He will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.  Memories and condolences may be expressed at

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