Nov 11, 2013 1:02 PM by Ian Auzenne
Indian Bayou is mourning the loss of its fire chief.
Kevin Villejoin died Sunday. He was 48.
Villejoin served the Indian Bayou Volunteer Fire Department for 27 years, spending the last seven as chief. During his time at the helm of the department, Villejoin provided his firefighters with new equipment and two new fire trucks.
Visitation takes place today until 10 p.m. at Vincent Funeral Home in Kaplan. A rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. Visitation will resume tomorrow at 8 a.m. and continue until 1:30 p.m.
The funeral will take place at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church in Leroy tomorrow at 2 p.m. Burial will follow at Leroy Cemetery.