Jack O. Billodeaux, 99, of Dover, died Monday, Nov. 15, 2010.


Jack O. Billodeaux, 99, of Dover, died Monday, Nov. 15, 2010, at Bayhealth Kent General Hospital.

Born May 8, 1911, in Eunice, La., Mr. Billodeaux was the son of the late Artelus Billodeaux and Domilise Bushnell Billodeaux.

He was a veteran of World War II, serving in the United States Navy. He also was a member of Holy Cross Catholic Church, the Knights of Columbus, American Legion Walter L. Fox Post No. 2 and the Fleet Reserve Association. He enjoyed fishing the local lakes as well as gardening.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Billodeaux was preceded in death by three brothers.

He is survived by his wife of 69 years, Catherine E. Sears Billodeaux of Dover.

In lieu of flowers the family suggest contributions be made to Holy Cross Catholic Church, 631 S. State St., Dover, DE 19901.

Letters of condolence may be sent and guestbook signed via www.torbertfuneral.com.