Kenneth James Villejoin

July 12, 1951 ~ September 8, 2010

Kenneth James Villejoin, 59, of Lake Charles died at 12:10 PM on Wednesday, September 8, 2010 in a local hospital.

Mr. Villejoin was born on July 12, 1951 in Crowley, LA and lived in Lake Charles for the past 35 years. He was a graduate of Crowley High School and the Louisiana Vocational Technical School in Crowley. Mr. Villejoin worked at Citgo for 20 years as an electrical inspector and a supervisor. Following his career with Citgo he worked for several other electrical companies including EIU Inc., allowing him to travel the country.

He was an avid fisherman and hunter. He was also a dedicated father involved with his children's lives. He enjoyed coaching their sports teams, helping with band, and volunteering for fundraisers.

Those left to cherish his memory are his loving wife, Joanne Conner Villejoin of Lake Charles; one daughter, Brooke and husband Stephen LeJeune, III of Beaumont, TX; one son, Jarod Christopher Villejoin of Lake Charles; his father, Dewitt Joseph Villejoin of Crowley; one brother, Farrel Villejoin and wife Jan of Crowley; and two grandchildren, Chance Logan and Hope Debra LeJeune of Beaumont, TX.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Annie Villejoin.

Funeral services will be held at 3:00 PM on Friday, September 10, 2010 in the Johnson Funeral Home Chapel. Rev. Chris Fuselier will officiate. Burial will be in Prien Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be on Friday from 11:00 AM until time of services in the funeral home.

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  1. Dear Brooke JoAnn, There are not enough words to express my deepest sympathy. Brooke I truly understand how hard it is to loose your dad at such a young age. We will always have all those adventurous band days to keep close in our hearts. I have no doubt that Kenny is already at his place in with our Father in Heaven. If I can do anything please let me know. We have all lost a dear father, husband and friend. Love Cindy Gene Loar

  2. Dear Joanne and family,You have lost a wonderful husband,and we have lost a dear nephew and good friend.Whenever I think of Kenneth, how he loved to talk about the good times he had as a young child fishing and hunting at his Pop Pop house. Kenneth was such a loving and kind man with a good sense of humor. He will be in my heart forever. You surely know you have our deepest sympathy and our love as well. Aunt Emily Karl Bailey

  3. dear joanne, frank and i are so sorry to hear about kenny. vanessa sent me the news yesterday. please know that you and the kids as well as farrell and his family are in our thoughts and prayers. i have always thought the world of kenny, so kind and such a good looking guy. you were truely blessed to have him in your life. he will be missed. love you and miss you too. myra

  4. Jarod – I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your father. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  5. JoAnn, family and Uncle Man – I send my deepest sympathies to you and the family for your loss of Kenneth. As his cousin – I always remember how he was always such a nice guy with a great heart. I am blessed to have him as my cousin and know how you all will miss him tremendously – but what an angel he will be for you all. Many blessings and prayers to you!

  6. Joanne, We are so sorry to hear of Kenny's death. Our prayers are with Kenney, you and your family during this time of your loss.

  7. Kenneth's father is my 1st cousin. I remember him as handsome, young child coming to visit my parents. Your family is in my thoughts and prayers.

  8. So Sorry we have lost touch with you and really wanted to come by but just saw the notice today Please call if you need anything Gary, Pat, Paul, and Kristy Pinson

  9. We are very sorry for your loss. You all will be in our thoughts and prayers. Keep your memories close to your heart. Brent Shelley (Lantz) Young, Terry Diane Lantz.

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