Steve A. "Muzz" Fontenot
November 11, 1947  -  September 8, 2017

Steve A. "Muzz" Fontenot

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Ardoins Funeral Home
709 W. Main St.
Ville Platte, LA  70586
Sunday, September 10, 2017
2:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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Ardoins Funeral Home
709 W. Main St.
Ville Platte, LA  70586
Monday, September 11, 2017
8:00 AM until time of service
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Ardoin Funeral Home
709 W. Main St.
Ville Platte, LA  70586
Sunday, September 10, 2017
6:30 PM
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Our Lady Queen of All Saints
Dardeau St.
Ville Platte, LA  70586
Monday, September 11, 2017
10:00 AM
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Sacred Heart Mausoleum
708 E. Main St.
Ville Platte, LA  70586
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VILLE PLATTE- Funeral Services will be held at a 10:00 AM Mass of Christian Burial for Steve “Muzz” A. Fontenot, 69, at Our Lady Queen of All Saints Catholic Church on Monday, September, 11, 2017, who passed away on Friday, September 8, 2017 at Opelousas General Hospital surrounded by his loved ones.

Father Taj Glodd, Associate Pastor at Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church, will be celebrating the mass and conducting the funeral services.

Entombment will take place in Sacred Heart Mausoleum.

Muzz was a longtime educator. He spent 31 years serving as a teacher, Assistant Principal, and Principal. Muzz also served as Director of Transportation for Evangeline Parish School Board for several years. He loved hunting, fishing, outdoor sports, and spending time with his family. Muzz was an avid LSU fan.

His memories will live on through his family. He is survived by his loving wife of 47 years, Brenda F. Fontenot; daughter, Christy F. Fusilier and husband John of Ville Platte; son, Jeffery Paul Fontenot of Ville Platte; granddaughter, Alaina Fontenot; step-grandchildren, Sadie Fusilier, Eric Fusilier and wife Alexis, and Maggie Fusilier; step great-grandchildren, Tristin and Madelyn Fontenot; brother, Terry Fontenot and wife Mona of Lafayette, and his beloved nieces and nephews.

Muzz is preceeded in death by his parents Muslin and Luna Fontenot and niece Terri-Faith Fontenot.

The family request that visitation be observed at Ardoin's Funeral Home of Ville Platte on Sunday, September 10, 2017 from 2:00 PM until 9:00 PM. A rosary will be recited at 6:30 PM on Sunday, September 10, 2017. Visitation will resume Monday from 8:00 AM until time of service.

Family and friends may view the online obituary and/or leave condolences for the family at

Ardoin's Funeral Home in Ville Platte is in charge of arrangements.


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  1. David Taylor
    Houston, TX

    Brenda - Very sorry to hear of Muzz's passing. Hoping for peace and comfort for you and your family. I am thankful for the many years of good times we had.
    David Taylor

  2. Monica Dupre Ortis
    pine prairie, LA

    To the Fontenot Famil,

    My thoughts and prayers for all of you. Mr. Steve was an awesome teacher. He truly cared about his students. He was an inspiration to us all. God Bless!!

  3. Lynnette Ardoin Fontenot
    , LA

    So sorry for your loss. May God grant him peace. Praying for all of you.

  4. Brian Howton

    We are missing Uncle Steve and are keeping the rest of the family in our thoughts. We love you all.
    Brian, Amel, Harris, and Warren

  5. Weber

    Rest In Peace my friend

  6. Cynthia Thomas
    Ville Platte, LA

    Mr.Steve will be truly miss by alot of students... Praying for the Fontenot Family. Be strong

  7. Callecia wilson
    Ville platte, LA

    So sorry for y'all loss Mr. Steve was a great principal who I adore and he was a good good person

  8. Twila Ardoin Trahan
    Ville Platte, LA

    Mrs Brenda and family I am so sorry. Sending prayers.

  9. Barbara Delafosse
    Villr Platte, LA

    Brenda, I am so sorry about the loss of your husband.please call me when you need to talk, please. I have a idea of what you are going through. God Bless you.

  10. Maranda Thomas

    My condolences to the family. A man of little words but Kind spirit. Thanks for your dedication and hard work as an educator and principal!

  11. Ardoin's Funeral Home
    Ville Platte, LA

    On behalf of the staff at Ardoin's Funeral Home, we send our deepest condolences to your family. May your many memories bring you comfort.

  12. Kayla Darbonne
    Ville Platte, LA

    Sorry for your loss Mrs. Brenda. I've been knowing Mr. Steve since Ville Platte Lower when he was principal. He will be missed!

  13. Betty Brown
    Ville Platte, LA

    Our prayers are with you and your family.

  14. Christine Fontenot
    Mamou, LA

    My deepest condolences to your beautiful family.
    Muzz was a great person and will be missed
    by all that knew him.
    May the Lord protect and carry you through this sorrowful time.
    God bless you,
    Christine Fontenot

  15. Chuck Ortego
    Mandeville, LA

    See you in the Kingdom Mus

  16. Pris & John Guillory
    Wylie, TX

    Our sincere sympathy to you and your family. Please know you are in our prayers. We love ya'll.

  17. Gwen Manuel Forristal
    Woodville, TX

    Sorry for your loss. May the blessings be!

  18. Patrick Foret
    Lacombe, LA

    Our thoughts and prayers go out to Brenda and entire family through these times. Rest in peace Tee Muzz.

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