Victor Joseph “Jake” Daigle
Victor Joseph “Jake” Daigle, 87, a lifelong resident of Morgan City, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2011, at Teche Regional Medical Center in Morgan City.
Victor was born on May 7, 1924, the son of Louis and Alcide Aucoin Daigle.
Survivors include his wife, Oraliene Boudreaux Daigle of Morgan City; three sons, Terry Daigle and wife Sandra of Patterson, Larry Daigle and wife Pinky of Bayou Vista and Ronald Daigle and wife Claudia of Houston; two daughters, JoAnn Daigle of Bayou Vista and Carolyn Daigle and husband Dickie of Bayou Vista; two stepdaughters, Linda Songe and husband Martin of Dallas and Carolyn Smith of Lafayette; and one brother, Louis “Bat” Daigle and companion Ann of Raceland. Victor also is survived by 12 grandchildren, 26 step-grandchildren, 28 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Louis and Alcide Aucoin Daigle; 10 brothers and sisters; and his first wife, Vivian Daigle.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 22, 2011, at Twin City Funeral Home in Morgan City. Visitation will be held 6-9 p.m. today, Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2011, at Twin City Funeral Home. Visitation will resume from 8 a.m. until time of services on Thursday at the funeral home. Victor will be laid to rest in the Morgan City Cemetery.