Louis Leo Labatut, age 82, was called to his eternal home in Heaven on Friday, January 10, 2020. He is survived by his loving daughters, Karen (Gwen who loved and cared for him like her own) and Cheryl Labatut Dittmann (Scott); his precious granddaughters, Brittany Begoun (Adam) and Carly Spizale (who will forever miss their “Pe-Paw”). He was preceded in death by his loving and devoted wife of 59 years, Carol Labatut; his parents, Lillian Montreuil Labatut and Arthur Joseph Labatut; his brothers, A.J., Lloyd “Brud,” Alvin “Beanie,” Monte, Bobby, Milton, and Larry Labatut; and his sisters, Lois, Merle Kirchem, and Rose Marie “Rhodie” Asaro. Louis loved the car industry, working at Mossy Motors and Crescent Ford and owning his own lot. He loved golf, fishing, food, the New Orleans Saints, and his LSU Tigers.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Funeral Service on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 11 am at Garden of Memories Funeral Home, 4900 Airline Dr., Metairie, LA 70001. Visitation will begin 9:30 am followed by service. Interment will follow in Garden of Memories Cemetery.