Willie Trahan, 96, of Port Arthur, passed away Tuesday, July 10, 2012 at home with his family by his side. He was born August 15, 1915 to John and Edith Trahan in Ridge, Louisiana and was a resident of Port Arthur for 80 years.
Willie was a retired Plumber with Sims Plumbing and Fetter & Goodwin Plumbing Companies. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, Elda Trahan, three sisters; two brothers, and one grandson.
He is survived by a very faithful granddaughter, Lolita Mitchell (Leonard); his son, Sidney Trahan, Sr.; daughters, Rosiana Viltz, Cecilia Brown, and Allana Price; 9 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; 20 great great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews, and friends.
Visitation will be Friday, July 20, from 6-9 p.m. at Hannah Funeral Home with Rev. D. Toussaint officiating. Funeral services will be held at First Sixth Street Baptist Church, Saturday, July 21, 2012 at 11:00 am, with Rev. Thurman Bartie officiating. Burial will be at Greenlawn Memorial Park.
Funeral arrangements entrusted to Hannah Funeral Home, Inc.