Thomas Adolf Frelich, Jr.
Thomas Adolf Frelich, Jr. passed away Sunday, June 16, 2019 at Lafayette General Hospital at the age of 82. Mr. Frelich was a native and lifelong resident of Empire, LA. He was retired with Texaco as an Operation Specialist and had over 40 years’ experience in the oilfield. Survivors include his loving wife of 36 years, the former Nancy Wagner, of Empire/ Opelousas; one son, David G. Frelich and his wife, Trisha, of Carriere, MS; one daughter, Bonnie Rose Guidry; one stepl son, Gene Wagner of Austin, TX; four grandchildren, Michelle Hatcher of Gulf Shores, AL, Jami Hendrickson of Marianna, FL, Laci Wagner of TX, and Leroy Guidry of VA; and six great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas Adolf Frelich, Sr., and the former Cora Fabiano; one brother, Wayne Frelich; one sister, Earlene Dobbins; one grandchild, Lauren Dillard; and one step-daughter, Tracie Wagner Brayman. Private services will be held at later date. View the obituary and guestbook online at www.melanconfuneralhome.net.