Published 12:00 am Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Ray J. Naquin, 79, a lifelong resident of Norco, passed away Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011.

He was the beloved husband of Audrey F. Naquin, father of Kathy Carroll (Arthur), Pamela Shepard (Hank), Michael (Denise), Brian (Scherry), Kevin (Kerry) and Barry (Mary) Naquin, son of the late Nelson and Andrea Naquin and brother of Thelma Oubre and the late Vernell White, Annie Mae Louque, Edward, Sidney, Louis and Herbert Naquin. He is also survived by 17 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

Visitation and services were held Saturday, Oct. 22, 2011, at Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church in Norco. Interment followed in St. Charles Borromeo Mausoleum in Destrehan. Condolences may be offered at www.