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“So sorry to hear this news. Praying for the family. Becky and Joan Gaudet ”
1 of 44 | Posted by: Joan Gaudet - Hahnville

“We were so sorry to hear about Roy's passing. We'll always remember him as such a sweet and kind man. We hope that the love of family and friends...Read More »
2 of 44 | Posted by: James and Brigitta Hess

“The memories I have of Roy go back to the time when his mode of transportation was a bicycle. Every year my mom's idea of a family vacation was to...Read More »
3 of 44 | Posted by: Gwen Collette - Cut Off, LA

“You will be dearly missed my sweet friend. Thoughts and prayers for Mama Nita and the family. Love you all. ”
4 of 44 | Posted by: Sharon Creger - Covington, LA

“We're so sorry to hear about Roy's passing. He was such a sweet & kind soul. He always made us & our family feel welcome when we visited his ...Read More »
5 of 44 | Posted by: Vernon & Laura Moran - Kenner, LA

“We are so sorry for your loss, our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. He will be missed. ”
6 of 44 | Posted by: Pam & Donnie Steib - Marrero, LA

“Sorry for your loss he was a very kind and loving man who was always a good friend. He will be missed. ”
7 of 44 | Posted by: Caroline Abbate - Luling, LA

“We are so sorry for your loss, our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. He will be missed. ”
8 of 44 | Posted by: Pam & Donnie Steib - Marrero, LA

“RIP Roy and may God Bless the Vedros Family!! Peggy Harris and Family ”
9 of 44 | Posted by: Peggy Harris - Harvey, LA

10 of 44 | Posted by: CHERYL BALESTRA - MARRERO, LA

“RIP Roy Miss Seeing You Around The Camp Grounds Riding Your Golf Cart ❤❤❤ ”
11 of 44 | Posted by: Suzanne Rieskind - Terrytown, LA

“Our deepest sympathy to the entire family.We Love You, Roy ”
12 of 44 | Posted by: Kathy & Charles Parfait - Marrero, LA

“Nita & Family...Those of us who knew Roy remember him fondly and as a kind and gentle man. May God grant him great rewards in Heaven...and cuddle you...Read More »
13 of 44 | Posted by: Glenda/Bill Hood Ford Lincoln Sharkey - LA

“Nita I'm so sorry to hear about Roy. My heart just breaks for you and your family. God bless you all and I pray that you will be comforted during...Read More »
14 of 44 | Posted by: Carla Newberry - Mamou, LA

“Trey and I am so sorry to hear of Mr. Roy's passing. We feel for you. Trey reminded me tonight about how he had nicknamed him crazy legs. He was a...Read More »
15 of 44 | Posted by: Janice Sylvester - Lake mary, FL

“We am truly sorry to hear of the loss of Roy Dave Vedros. Please accept our condolences and may our prayers help comfort you and hasten the journey...Read More »
16 of 44 | Posted by: Luis Jorge Viganotti

“Vicki ”
17 of 44 | Posted by: Vicki Scallan - Metairie, LA

“Roy was one of my long ago neighbor hood friends as kids. My prayers go out to all of his family. And may he Rest In Peace ”
18 of 44 | Posted by: Susie (Baye) Allemand - Friend

“My sincerest condolences to you Ms. Nita and your family. My heart is with you all and so much gratitude to you and Mr. Roy for being so good to our...Read More »
19 of 44 | Posted by: Rosemary Gambino - Oak Vale, MS

“Our thoughts and prayers go out to Mrs. Nita and the entire family. We lost a good a man, a TRUE person and Patriot that day. He will be missed...Read More »
20 of 44 | Posted by: Eric & Danielle Tyrrell - LA

“I love you like a brother. You will be missed. Give Ronnie a hug for me. ”
21 of 44 | Posted by: John Morris - Marrero, LA

“So sorry for your family's loss, Roy you was a good man and will be missed ”
22 of 44 | Posted by: John & Kim Carboni - Covington, LA

“Roy when we first met you we knew you would be a good friend. We loved being at the campground. You made us feel welcome and treated us as family. We...Read More »
23 of 44 | Posted by: Mona and Ricky Jackson - Houma, LA

“With sincere sympathy, ”
24 of 44 | Posted by: Julie Chedville Alvarez - Hammond, LA

“Sincere condolences to The VEDROS Family. Roy was in a class by himself. God Bless. ”
25 of 44 | Posted by: Lou Bladsacker - Covington, LA

“So sorry for your loss he was a good man and friend to so many people ! ”
26 of 44 | Posted by: Will & Connie Danos - Marrero, LA

“I am so sorry for your family's loss. May Roy Rest In Peace. ”
27 of 44 | Posted by: Peggy Tauzin - Marrero, LA

“Im very Sorry for your Loss, My thoughts and Prayers are With You and Your Family. God Bless-Thanks for Many great memories at Hidden Oaks ”
28 of 44 | Posted by: Janet Lebouef Pitre - Larose, LA

“James and Bertha, I was sorry to hear of Roy's passing. Prays and love to the whole family ”
29 of 44 | Posted by: Carol & Paul Hisle - Winchester, KY

“Mr. Roy, you were the greatest campground host. Always smiling and always surrounded by the people you loved.Will pray for you and your family and I...Read More »
30 of 44 | Posted by: Timmy Rojas - Marrero, LA

“Leroy and I want to send our condolences to the friends and especially to the family. It was our pleasure to have known Mr Roy. We only knew him...Read More »
31 of 44 | Posted by: Valenna Folse - Robert, LA

“He was a wonderful uncle. A good hearted man who loved music . I will remember you the way you was two weeks ago. I love you and I will miss you so...Read More »
32 of 44 | Posted by: Nicole Vedros - Marrero, LA

“So sorry to see you go so soon until we meet again. We will miss you dearly. ”
33 of 44 | Posted by: Beverly Adams - Westwego, LA

“My heart goes out to your family! Thank you for all you've done for your community! May you always be remembered! ”
34 of 44 | Posted by: Jonathan Lee - Hammond, LA

“So sorry for your loss our thoughts and prayers are with you always ”
35 of 44 | Posted by: Beverly Adams - Westwego, LA

“My prayers are with the family at this time... we have great memories camping at y'all campground ”
36 of 44 | Posted by: JAEL & Dale Comardelle - LA

“Alas my Brother, farewell. UNTIL WE MEET AGAIN. You are now a member of that Celestial Lodge. Rest in Peace. ”
37 of 44 | Posted by: George LUPO - Loranger, LA

“Our prayers and condolences for Mrs. Nita and her family in this time of sorrow. You will all be in our thoughts and prayers. ”
38 of 44 | Posted by: Eyvette & Lionel Parks - Holden, LA

“Please accept our condolences. May the Lord comfort you and your family and friends during time of grief. Our thoughts and prayers go out to all of...Read More »
39 of 44 | Posted by: Roxanne & Tommy Leonard - Summit, MS

“Our deepest sympathy to the entire family. ”
40 of 44 | Posted by: Chris and Debra Chiasson - Larose, LA

“We will miss you but never forget love always roy ”
41 of 44 | Posted by: Bobbie and Raymond Chauvin - LA

“So sorry for your loss. Our heart and prayers are with you and the family. May god bless and comfort each of you. We send our love. ”
42 of 44 | Posted by: Arthur Paul & Tammy Cormier - LA

“I am so very sorry for your loss. May your love and beautiful memories help you through this difficult time. He will be your guardian angel until you...Read More »
43 of 44 | Posted by: Melvin and Pamela Thomassie - LA

“You will be in our hearts forever. ”
44 of 44 | Posted by: Anne Louviere - New Iberia, LA

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Roy Dave Vedros, Sr. passed away on Saturday, November 18, 2017, in Hammond, Louisiana, at the age of 63. He was born on Saturday, January 23, 1954 in Raceland, Louisiana to Cleveland and Gertrude Vedros. He was the owner of Hidden Oaks Campground, a firefighter, a Mason and a Shriner. Also, he was the founder of Hidden Oaks Swamp Pop Music Festival. He was a great father, husband, grandfather, brother, and friend to all who will be deeply missed.

Roy is survived by his loving wife of 31 years, Nita Tilton Vedros; sons, Rick Trahan and his wife Colleen, David Hickman, and Roy D. Vedros, Jr. and his wife Allison; daughters, Kristin Vedros, Jessica Bennett and her husband Ben, and Brittany Baham and her husband Jeremy; daughter-in-law, Laticia Mott; grandsons, Nicholas, Christian, Hunter, Joshua, Logan, Ryan, Jace, Ryder, Rex, Owen, and Baylor; granddaughters, Ashlyn, Karlee, Rhayne, Claire, Emmaleigh, Natalie, Annie, and Isabella; brothers, James Vedros and his wife Bertha; Jesse Vedros and his wife Veronica, Jackie Vedros and his wife Lelia, and Billy Vedros and his wife Julie; godsons, Joshua Zurita, Brad Vedros, and Dakota Musacchia; numerous nieces and nephews; and many close friends he considered family.

He was preceded in death by his son, Tony Mott;and parents, Cleveland and Gertrude Vedros.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the visitation at Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home, Hammond, 2000 N. Morrison Blvd, Hammond, Louisiana 70401, on Tuesday, November 21, 2017 from 6:00 pm until 9:00 pm. Visitation will continue at the funeral home on Wednesday, November 22, 2017 from 9:00 am until the Funeral Service at 11:00 am.

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