Pascal John "Inkey" Berzas
March 26, 1946  -  December 25, 2018

Pascal John "Inkey" Berzas

Ardoin Funeral Home
717 Sixth Street
Mamou, LA  70554
Thursday, January 3, 2019
9:00 AM - Time of Service
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MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL
St. Anns Catholic Church
716 Sixth Street
Mamou, LA  70554
Thursday, January 3, 2019
2:00 PM
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New St. Anns Mausoleum
Old Hwy 13
Mamou, LA  70554
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MAMOU – Funeral services will be held at a 2:00 PM Mass of Christian Burial at St. Ann’s Catholic Church in Mamou on Thursday, January 3, 2019 for Pascal John “Inkey” Berzas, 73, who passed away on Wednesday, December 25, 2018.
Burial will follow in the New St. Ann Mausoleum.
Father Billy Massie will officiate services.

John Berzas was born on March 26, 1946 in Eunice, Louisiana to Dominic and Odette Pierrottie Berzas. He was a dedicated pharmacist for nearly 50 years. He was a past member of the Rotary Club and a donator to the Rotary Club Scholarship fund for 40 years. He also loved helping his community by being a Boy Scout leader. John was an outdoorsman who loved hunting and fishing with family and friends.

John is survived by his wife of 47 years, Callie Douget Berzas; two sons, John P. Berzas, II “John John” and wife Heather of Opelousas, and Jacob Berzas and wife Johnette of Mamou. His memory will also live on through his four grandchildren: Jasmine Berzas, Aubre Berzas, Alexis Willis and Peyton Berzas, and one great grandchild, Greyson Willis.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Dominic and Odette Pierrottie Berzas.

The family request visitation to be held at Ardoin’s Funeral Home in Mamou on Thursday, January 3, 2018 from 9:00 AM until time of service. A rosary will be recited at 12:30 PM, followed by a eulogy by Timothy Richard.

Family and friends may leave condolences for the family at www.ardoinfuneralhomes.com. Ardoin’s Funeral Home in Mamou is in charge of arrangements.


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  1. Anna
    , LA

    Callie, I am so sorry to hear about John! My prayers are with you and your family! I look forward to the time when Revelation 21:3,4,5 will be fulfilled! No more pain, suffering or death! Stay strong Callie!

  2. RITA B BUXTON
    Eunice, LA

    So sorry, Callie, John John and Jacob and your children for your loss. I was unable to make it in time, but will keep all of you in my prayers.

  3. Lisa Maness- McFarland
    Kingwood, TX

    Sending love & heartfelt condolences to the entire Berzas family.

  4. Charles & Dot ( DeVillier ) Chapman
    Ville Platte, LA

    Callie and family, Charles and I send y'all our deepest sympathy and much love! Y'all will be in our prayers!

  5. Gwen Bergeron
    Mamou, LA

    My thoughts & prayers are with the family at this time. 🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏🙏. He will be missed by many

  6. Roland "Fish" Gahn
    Lafayette, LA

    "Inkey" was the miracle baby of Mamou and a neighbor. I met him later when he bought lunch for our family because our Mother had always loved him.
    He is certainly in heaven with his parents and my parents.

    Roland Gahn

  7. Sybilene Aucoin
    Houston, TX

    In shock to hear about this. I am so sorry to hear about your sorrow. He was a great guy.

  8. John and Jan Gordy
    Gurley, AL

    Dear Callie, John John, Jacob and families,
    We join you in your sadness, knowing our sorrow cannot be measured with yours. We are keeping you in our prayers today and always.
    John and Jan Gordy.

  9. John Gordy
    Gurley, AL

    Missing mr “brother from another mother”

  10. John Gordy
    Gurley, AL

    Missing my brother from another mother, John G.

  11. Sylvan Manuel
    Sulphur, LA

    I was so sorry to hear of John’s passing. We worked together many years ago and remember him fondly.
    My thoughts are prayers for the entire Berzas family.
    Sylvan Manuel

  12. Debbie Poret
    Ville Platte, LA

    Callie, my prayers and thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time. Trust in the Lord to help get you through all this. Once things have settled please call Joanne or me and we will try to get together. Love you, Debbie Poret & Joanne Eastin

  13. JERRY wallace
    New Iberia ,, LA

    Deepest sympathy from JERRY WALLACE and family

  14. FARREL DUPRE
    VILLE PLATTE, LA

    SORRY FOR FAMILY LOST. VERY SPECIAL CLASS MATE DOWN T0O EARTH PERSON. WILL BE MISSED BY ALL CLASS MATES. KEEP HIM IN OUR PRAYERS.

  15. Sarah Doucet
    Mamou, LA

    My thoughts and prayers are with all of you. May you find strength, peace, comfort and understanding as he is reunited with our Savior! 🙏✝️🙏

  16. Sandy & Steve Maness
    Kingwood, TX

    With our deepest sympathy!
    The Sandy & Steve Maness Family

  17. Joyce Paul
    Oakdale, LA

    To the Berzas family I wish my condolences and lift up prayers for your family. I will miss and always remember John. He was a Great boss and friend. He often told me that he raised me. In essence he did in pharmacy. He always picked at me and made me laugh. He always had a smile and hug for me. He will be greatly missed. Once again, your family is in my prayers and I love each of you Ms Callie, John John and Jacob. Joyce Bond Paul

  18. Frosty McClung
    Lufkin, TX

    Dear Callie,john,Jacob so sorry for your lost. John was and is a great person.he helped hundreds of people when we worked together out of his pocket.we only talked twice a year but he was a rock for me.see you in heaven john

  19. Pamela Aguillard
    Mamou, LA

    My prayers for the family at this time. I have known John and Callie for a long time, I pray for God's graces to be given to the family in their time of need. John will be missed dearly. I am grateful that I was able to visit with him and Callie two days before Christmas.

  20. Kathy and John Bergeron
    Oakdale, LA

    Mrs. Callie, our heartfelt condolences to you and your family.....sending our love, hugs and prayers.

  21. Tore and Toni Schau
    Humble, TX

    We will forever cherish the best of times we had on Lake Houston and in Mamou for Mardi Gras fun! Rest In Peace friend - Tore and Toni Schau

  22. jane willis
    oakdale, LA

    I started working with John when I was around 15 years old and continued on and off working with him through my 30s. He was a great man and a good friend. I love you Callie, John John and Jacob and my prayers are with yall.

  23. Jency CAGLE
    denham springs, LA

    Callie and the Berzas children, I am so sorry for your loss. John was a classmate of my sister. I always knew him to be a soft spoken, kind and nice person. May God allow him to rest In peace. May God give the family what they need to heal and find comfort in God's promise of eternal life.

  24. Jay N Lois Douget
    Lake Charles, LA

    With great sadness we hear the news about John's passing. ..We are praying for peace for his family and friends. we are still in shock.....John in our eyes, what a great man, son, husband, father., grand father and friend, etc, he will be missed by all he touched...Callie , John- John ,Jacob and extended family we will always remember you all and will keep you in our prayers. ...GOD BLESS

  25. Pat Israel
    Gretna, LA

    Sending my condolences to Callie and family. Callie I’m sorry, I’m in Texas this week so unable to attend. You have been in my prayers since the 26th and in my thoughts. I believe your strong Faith will carry you. I pray God will give you strength and comfort through this sad and difficult time. Hugs and love from me.

  26. Margie & Don Whittington
    Ville Platte, LA

    Our sincere condolences..may John rest in peace

  27. Nichole Suire
    Baton Rouge, LA

    So sorry for your loss John John. Prayers for your family 🙏🏼🙏🏼♥️

  28. Brenda Hahne
    Austin, TX

    Callie and family, so very sorry for your loss. John was a wonderful man and certainly a rock in your family. Prayers for all of you.

  29. Raymond Young
    Conshohocken, PA

    I’m so sorry to hear about Uncle John. I will continue to keep all of you in my prayers.

  30. Darlene Byrd Doyle
    Oakdale, LA

    So sorry for the loss he was a very dear man and wonderful boss that I worked with for 4 years he always made us laugh and always found a positive in the situation. He loved his family so much and spoke of them often. Mr John will be greatly missed by all. Prayers for your family. Love you guys!

  31. Ardoin's Funeral Home
    Mamou, 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.

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