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“Used to talk to Mr Hidalgo about muscadine wine. My dad liked to make it too. So sorry for his families loss. ”
1 of 23 | Posted by: Kim Herring - Franklin, LA

“RIP Thoughts and Prayers are with family. An outstanding citizen of Franklin. Les Familles Bofin ”
2 of 23 | Posted by: Larry D. Bodin - Franklin, LA

“To the Hidalgo Family,Was so sorry to hear abt Mr Stuart passin . My God b n ur presenceduring this x of sorrow. I'm goin to really miss Mr Stuart...Read More »
3 of 23 | Posted by: Ronald Vercher - Centerville, LA

“Sending our sympathies from Archie Christensen Family. May Mr. Stuart rest in heavenly peace. Know up there drinking coffee with our father above...Read More »
4 of 23 | Posted by: Janet Christensen Marcotte - LA

“I'm so sorry for Mr Stuart's passing! He was a good friend and a wonderful man! ”
5 of 23 | Posted by: Lisa Taylor - Morgan city, LA

“Martha and family so sorry to learn of Stuart's passing. Earl and Earl graduatedtogether at Hanson. They were good friends.Please know that you are...Read More »
6 of 23 | Posted by: Cora Bouton - Franklin, LA

“So sorry, to hear about Stuart, I will miss him. Even though, I can't attend the services, you are all, in my thoughts and prayers. May Jesus bring...Read More »
7 of 23 | Posted by: Roxie Landry - Franklin, LA

“I remember saning at Burns Point with Mr Stuart and his dad! He was a very good man and easy to get along with! He will be missed by all who knew...Read More »
8 of 23 | Posted by: James Blanchard - Franklin, LA

“The best wine maker in Louisiana and a man I am proud to have called my friend Fly with the angels Stuart R.I.P. my friend things won't be the same...Read More »
9 of 23 | Posted by: Ronald & Annie Dupre - LA

“Rest my Friend..... ”
10 of 23 | Posted by: David Burleigh - Franklin, LA

“To all of Stuart's family I want to extend my deepest sympathy. Will always remember his visits to the country and sitting with Mr. Steve rehashing...Read More »
11 of 23 | Posted by: Inez Robicheaux - Franklin, LA

“It is with great sorrow and sympathy that we will lay our cousin to rest. Stuart was always a great gentlemen and friend. If anyone was the best at...Read More »
12 of 23 | Posted by: Glenn Landry - Prairieville, LA

“Our Prayers and Thoughts are with Stuart at this Time as well as with his Family. Kristi Lynn Rushing Labauve, Lauren and Jason Rushing, Frances and...Read More »
13 of 23 | Posted by: Hudson Rushing, Jr. - Franklin, LA

“So sorry for your loss. He was a good man. Prayers in this time of sorrow. ”
14 of 23 | Posted by: Gwen Parker - Harlingen, TX

“My BrotherMy brother had a wonderful sense of humor and loved to make people laugh. His love for his parents was unequal by anyone, and he...Read More »
15 of 23 | Posted by: Jeanne LeBlanc - Thibodaux, LA

“Rip Mr. Stuart ”
16 of 23 | Posted by: RANDY DELCAMBRE - Franklin, LA

“One of my favorite memories was when we were deer hunting, I happened to shoot my first deer with him. He was all excited for me. Will miss him!!! ”
17 of 23 | Posted by: Mark Landry - New Iberia, LA

“I would like to say to STUARTS family how very sorry I was to hear he had passed. He was such a good friend to me. He would pop in the office every...Read More »
18 of 23 | Posted by: KATE MALLOY - FRANKLIN, LA

“So sorry to hear about Mr. Stuart. He worked with my dad Walter for many years at Texaco. They would ride together. I remember many of times him...Read More »
19 of 23 | Posted by: Lori Schexnayder Sonnier - LA

“My condolences to the family. May he Rest In Peace. ”
20 of 23 | Posted by: Carole Jones - Kenner - Friend

“Stu was so loved by everyone who came in contact with him. He was a great dancer and told many stories about his days at Randy's Lounge. He was such...Read More »
21 of 23 | Posted by: Judy Fuselier - Berwick, LA

“I'd like to send my condolences to Mr Stewart's family and also behalf of my mother (recently passed Nov 2017); Adeline Foret Verrett Maddix. My...Read More »
22 of 23 | Posted by: Melissa Verrett Frangenberg - LA

“Offering our deepest condolences and prayers to you and your family during this difficult time. May Mr. Stuart rest in God's eternal peace and may...Read More »
23 of 23 | Posted by: the staff of Ibert's Mortuary - LA

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Funeral services will be held Friday, January 26, 2018, at 12:00 p.m. at Ibert's Mortuary in Franklin for Stuart H. Hidalgo Jr. Following services Mr. Stuart will be laid to rest in the Sacred Heart Cemetery in Baldwin. Father Lloyd Benoit will conduct the services. A gathering of family and friends will begin at 9:30 a.m. and continue until service time.

A native and lifelong resident of Franklin, Mr. Stuart passed away at his home at the age of 81 in the early morning hours of Monday, January 22, 2018. He was a veteran of the United States Navy and was a Texaco retiree after many years of dedicated service. He learned how to make homemade wine from his father, something he continued until his death. His muscadine wine was loved by many.

Survivors include one son, Craig Hidalgo and his wife Louise; two granddaughters, Adrienne M. Medley and her husband James and Kellie Lynne Hidalgo; three sisters, Jeanne H. LeBlanc and her husband Kenneth, Martha H. Pontiff and her husband Wilbur, and Kathy H. Brand; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Stuart Hubert Hidalgo, Sr. and Florida Landry Hidalgo; and one brother-in-law, Rev. Eddie Brand.

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Arrangements have been entrusted to Ibert's Mortuary, Inc., 1007 Main Street, Franklin, LA 70538, (337) 828-5426.