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Tate "Tater Bug" Michael Fontenot

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“I would like to offer my sincere condolences on the loss of your loved one. When I saw this I thought about the hope we find in Bible where it talks...Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: Lisa

“My deepest sympathy to you and all of Tate's family. We now have a special angel to watch us from heaven. ”
2 of 11 | Posted by: June phillips - thibodaux, LA

“Sandra and Eddie we r so sorry for your lost . God needed a precious angel to be by his side May God help you and your family through this difficult...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Iris and Priscilla Collins - LA

“Mr Eddie, Ms Sandra, Chase, Corey & Family - Our deepest sympathy & prayers are with you in this great time of sorrow. May you find comfort & peace...Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: Sheri Henry - Pearland, TX

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. ”
5 of 11 | Posted by: Doug & Lynne Marquardt - LA

“Praying for you all. Now an Angel above, rest in peace. ”
6 of 11 | Posted by: John, Debbie, Nick, Jordan & Courtney Fontenot - LA

“I'm sorry for your loss. He's in a much better place now, free of any limitations. ”
7 of 11 | Posted by: Bray Fontenot - Houma, LA

“Sending my prayers and all my love ”
8 of 11 | Posted by: gypsy freeman - New Iberia, LA

“You will always be our "miracle baby". We love you Tater Bug. ”
9 of 11 | Posted by: Erin, Luke and Kenzie - Houma, LA

“One amazing young man I know. I gotta sit here and thank all the doctors and my family for giving the life he had. God bless you,Tate! ”
10 of 11 | Posted by: Chase Fontenot - Houma, LA

“Tate was blessed to have had a loving couple to love and care for him for 24 years..That is a TRUE testament of unconditional parental love!...Read More »
11 of 11 | Posted by: Gwendolyn Poiencot - houma, LA


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Tate "Tater Bug" Michael Fontenot, 24, a native of Houma and a resident of Houma, died Sunday, June 7, 2015.

Visitation will be Tuesday, June 9, 2015 from 4pm to 8pm at Samart Funeral Home.

Burial will be held at a later date.

Survived by
Birth Mother- Mitzi Fontenot
Parents- Eddie and Sandra Kraemer
Twin Brother- Chase Fontenot
Brothers- Keith Dryden and wife Tiffany, Corey Dryden and wife Amber, and Scotty Dryden and wife Cassidy
Sister- Alyssa
Nieces and nephews- Kobe, Tessie, Kaysie, Cameron, Carson Tate, Ashtyn, Brianna, and Peyton Dryden
Grandmothers- Toni and Barbara
Great Grandmothers- Janice Fontenot and Deloris Kraemer
Aunt- Amy
Numerous Aunts, Uncles, and Cousins

Preceded in death by
Great Grandparents- Louis Fontenot, Sr., Chester Kraemer, and Jean and Jack Bullock

Tate was a special angel from Heaven.