Obit: Walter Poche’, Jr.

December 25, 1946 – September 19, 2020

Graveside service for Mr. Walter Poche’, Jr. will be held at 11 am on Tuesday, September 22, 2020, at Fern Park Cemetery in Natchitoches. Those honored to serve as pallbearers include Carroll Poche’, Dakota Poche’, Dalton Poche’, Aaron Poche’, Donald Horton, Burt Poche’, Jr., and Caleb Poche’. The family will receive friends from 5 pm until 8 pm on Monday, September 21, 2020, at Blanchard-St. Denis Funeral Home and again on Tuesday the 22ndfrom 8 am until 10:45 am at Blanchard-St. Denis Funeral Home.

Walter was born on December 25, 1946 and passed away on September 19, 2020 with his loving family by his side. He was preceded in death by his parents, Walter Poche’, Sr. and Audrey May (LaCaze) Poche’; and a brother Kim Poche’.

He is survived by his wife, Kathleen Poche’; a son, Brandon Poche’ and wife Dee and their daughter Gracie; a daughter, Lori Poche and her son Aaron; a sister, Judy Kaufman and husband Dave; and brothers, Byron Poche’, Burt Poche’, Sr. and wife Brooksie, and Carroll Poche’ and wife Kathy; as well as numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

The family would like to express their sincere appreciation to Dr. Dhawan and the staff at Northwest LA Cancer Center and to the staff at Hospice of Natchitoches for all the care provided to Walter during a difficult time.