Andrew Peter Cormier, 61, of Gillis died at 5:36 PM on Wednesday, February 1, 2023 in his residence.
Mr. Cormier was born on August 20, 1961 in Lake Charles and was raised in Gillis where he attended Sam Houston High School. He began his career as an auto mechanic and later began working on road construction and gained the title of supervisor.
He enjoyed being outdoors, fishing, gardening, and raising cattle and pigs. Mr. Cormier will be remembered for his giving heart. If you met him, you were his friend for life.
Those left to cherish his memory are his sons, John and Daniel Cormier of Topsy; siblings, Yoko Rush (Raymond) of Moss Bluff, Richard Cormier, Jr. (Vicki) of California, Riia Hansen (Robb) of Virginia, Allen Cormier (Sharon) of Moss Bluff, Helen Thompson (Scott) of Florida, and Levi Paul Cormier of Alabama; three grandchildren, Grayson Cormier, Sophia Cormier, and Aubree Soileau; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Noriko and Richard Cormier, Sr. and a brother, John Cormier.
A funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM on Monday, February 6, 2023 in the Johnson Funeral Home chapel in Moss Bluff. The Rev. Glenn George will officiate. Burial will follow in New Ritchie Cemetery. Visitation will begin on Monday from 9:00 AM until the start of the service.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the family for outstanding expenses.