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“Dianna i am so sorry for your loss. Will be keeping all of you in my prayers. Love you ”
1 of 2 | Posted by: Osie Broussard - Ethel., LA

“Sorry to hear about yogi he was a good person. May God Bless ”
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Jerry Paul "Yogi" Dempster, 74, a native and resident of Des Allemands passed away on Saturday, April 29, 2017.

A private burial will be held at a later date.

He is survived by his loving wife of 52 years, Dianna R. Dempster; daughters, Debbie (Justilien, Jr.) Cortez and Roxann (Delton "Del") Doucet; grandchildren, Justin Cortez, Amber Cortez, Dillon Cortez, Hope Cortez, Ashley Doucet and Katie Doucet; sisters, Azalie Guillot and Una Vanacor.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Gustave and Celina Folse; numerous brothers, sisters, half-brothers and half-sisters.

He was a loving husband, father and grandfather. He retired after 20 years of service with Des Allemands Volunteer Fire Department. He enjoyed fishing and spending time with his grandchildren.

Samart-Mothe Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements.

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Samart-Mothe Funeral Home
4682 Highway 1 Raceland, LA 70394
Tel. (985) 537-7226

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