Joseph Craig Soileau, 64, a resident of Lake Charles passed from this life on February 20, 2019 after a sudden illness.
Craig was a loving father, grandfather, brother, and friend. He served with honor and distinction in the United States Army as a helicopter pilot. He enjoyed spending time with his family and riding his Harley. Mr. Soileau possessed a very kind and outgoing nature and never met a stranger.
Craig is preceded in death by his parents Burkman Joseph Soileau and Essie Dean McCauley Hoffpauir and his brother in law David Redd.
He leaves to cherish his memory his daughter, Shannon Soileau and his son; Michael Soileau and wife Sharon, grandchildren; Austin, Davin, Kaden, Logan, and Brady, sister; Brenda Redd, two brothers; Ferrell Soileau and Curt Soileau and wife Nell, and a host of nieces and nephews.
Mr. Soileau’s cremation has been entrusted to Lakeside Funeral Home of Lake Charles.
Memories and words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.lakesidefh.com