A welder with Performance Contractors he passed away Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at his residence at the age of 51. He was a resident of Addis and a native of Point Pleasant, La.
Visiting was at Wilbert Funeral Home, Plaquemine on Friday, July 5, 2013 from 5 to 9pm and at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Brusly on Saturday, July 6, 2013 from 9am until Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30am, celebrated by Father Matt Lorrain and concelebrated by Father Vic Messina. Interment St. John the Baptist Catholic Church Cemetery. He is survived by his son, Cody Tranchina and wife Micah; brothers, Brian "Sweet P" Tranchina, Steven Tranchina and wife Charlotte and Anthony Ray Tranchina; significant other Bridget Palermo Sampere; former wife, Tammy Marionneaux; and numerous nieces and nephews. Proceeded in death by mother, Clara Manchester Villneuve and father, Victor George Tranchina. Pallbearers will be Cody Tranchina, Lucky Songy, Steven, Brian, Dallas, Mason and Anthony Ray Tranchina. He loved to arm wrestle, workout and watch LSU sports. Please share sympathies, condolences, and memories at www.wilbertservices.com