Trent Michael Fontenot, 53, of Groves, passed away at his home on Wednesday, November 27, 2019. He was born January 5, 1966, in Summit, New Jersey, to Michele Rita Sussko Fontenot and Noson Earl Fontenot, Sr.
Trent was employed for twenty-one years at Jefferson County Courthouse. He was known for having a wonderful sense of humor. He was also a collector of many things. He enjoyed riding his motorcycle, auto racing, and attending car and gun shows. He adored his dogs Heidi Ho, Franklin B, Suzy Q, and Ruby. Most of all, he loved his grandchildren.
Survivors include his wife, Darlene Fontenot, of Groves; daughters, Jessica Lynne Marrs and her husband, John, of Port Neches and Hannah Marie Fontenot, of Groves; grandchildren, Gavin Bodin; Rylee Price-Ray; Ayden Marrs; and Lakelynne Marrs; brother, Noson E. Fontenot, II. And his wife, Terrie, of Lake Jackson; sisters, Katherine Forse and her husband, John T., of Silsbee and Kelly Bright and her husband, Brian, of Bridge City; half-sister, Cindy Kleypas, of Florida; half-brother, Coco Fontenot and his wife, Deborah, of Bridge City; and nieces and nephews, Taylor Bright; Kaitlyn Sampson; and Andrew and Peter Fontenot.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Michele and Noson Fontenot; sister, Donna Marie Fontenot; and grandparents, Michael and Rita Sussko and Voorhies and Beatrice Fontenot.
Cremation arrangements were handled under the direction of Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 10900-B Stonelake Boulevard, Suite 320, Austin, Texas 78759 or the American Diabetes Association, 2400 Augusta Drive, Suite 175, Houston, Texas 777057.
Katherine & John Forse
Our sweet Brother, you are forever in our hearts, prayers and thoughts. I know you are in Heaven now. Love and miss you forever!
My dear brother, oh how I loved you. Thanks for all the good times. All the laughs, all the kindness, all the love, and all the talks! I will miss you greatly! Love you to the moon and back.
Noson E. Fontenot II
I will forever remember our last conversation just days before his passing. I will miss my brother and am thankful for our relationship on this earth.
Cindy Fontenot Kleypas
I remember swimming in the pool at Dad’s house with Trent . He was a quite, sweet and sincere gentle soul. I am saddened by his passing and will miss him. My heartfelt prayers go out to his family.
Ray & Alex Thompson
We are sad to hear of Trent’s passing. Our prayer is for comfort and peace in the time..
My sincere condolences to Darlene and Trents children and grandchildren. To My Fontenot cousins, all my love to you during this time. I’m sorry I didn’t get to go to his funeral and hug you in person. From your Colorado cousin, May his memory be eternal.