Robert "Bobby" William Vitter, Jr.

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“Our deepest sympathies and prayers. Celeste, we're here for you. ”
1 of 9 | Posted by: Lindy and Ray Denton - Chesapeake, VA

“Celeste, so sorry for the loss of your father. He was always a kind and upstanding man. Prayers for comfort during this difficult time. Love you, ...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Jan Turnage - Friend

“Celeste, so sorry for the loss of your father. He was always a kind and upstanding man. Prayers for comfort during this difficult time. Love you, ...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Jan Turnage - Friend

“Celeste, so sorry for the loss of your father. He was always a kind and upstanding man. Prayers for comfort during this difficult time. Love you, ...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“Carol, with sympatheny of the passing of Bobby. I can remember years ago of you and him and such a fun loving couple. May God comfort you and your...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Barbara Drude Hebert - Hammond, LA

“So sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you. ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: Gordon Anderson - Hammond

“Carol, My condolences for the loss of your dear husband, Bobby. How hard it is to lose him. Phyllis ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: Phyllis Wilcox - Albuquerque, NM

“Carol and family I'm so sorry for your loss. Bobby was a lifelong friend and I will miss him. Please know that you and your family are in my prayers. ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: Billy Muller - Harahan, LA

“Dear Family, so sorry to hear about Bobby! He was always a great guy. Never met a stranger. He will be missed very much. Love and prayers for each of...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Lois Duplessis Freeman - LA


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Robert "Bobby" William Vitter, Jr. passed away on Tuesday, October 6, 2020, in Ponchatoula, Louisiana, at the age of 76. He was born on Saturday, March 18, 1944 in New Orleans, Louisiana to the late Ethel Prince and Robert William Vitter Sr. He was a resident of Ponchatoula, Louisiana.

Bobby is survived by his wife of 58 years, Carol Pedeaux Vitter; daughters, Celeste Walch (Chuck) of Chesapeake, VA, and Chemae Landry (Paul Whitney) of Ponchatoula, LA; son, Lance Vitter (Nathalie) of Mandeville, LA; sister, Shirley Darouse; step-sister, Margaret Bailey; grandchildren, Elizabeth Moore (Eric), Melanie Vitter, Elani Couch (Jon), Breonna Bullock (Austin), Carol Bartels, Quenton Landry, Simon Landry, Aaron Landry, Zachary Landry, Ashley Vitter, and Sarah Vitter; step-grandchildren, Brandy Costello, Chris Walch, Aaron Walch, and R.J. Walch; 13 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, Bobby was also preceded in death by his sons, David and Paul Vitter; brother-in-law, Jimmy Darouse; and step-great-grandchild, Landon Knight.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the visitation at Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home in Ponchatoula, 100 W. Magnolia Street, Ponchatoula, Louisiana 70454, on Thursday, October 8, 2020 from 6:00 PM until 9:00 PM. The visitation will continue Friday, October 9, 2020, beginning at 9:00 AM until the funeral service begins at 11:00 AM.

Interment will follow in Ponchatoula Cemetery, Ponchatoula, Louisiana.

Face masks are now mandatory to attend any visitation or service at the funeral home. Thank you for your cooperation.

To view and sign the family guest book, please visit www.harrymckneely.com.