October 27, 1937 - February 26, 2012
Andrestin Lauture, “Ton Destin” age 74, of Stone Mountain, Georgia, passed away Sunday, February 26 at the Norwalk Hospital.
He was born October 27, 1937 in La Vallée de Jacmel, Haiti to the late Raphael Lauture and Estalie (Printemps) Lauture. He married Antonine (Jean Louis) in 1962 and in 1970 moved to Stamford, CT. He worked for many years at F.A.G. Bearings and also as a master auto mechanic. Andrestin later worked as a taxi driver—fondly known to all as “Car 10”. He retired to Stone Mountain, GA in 1997.
He was a gentle soul with a tender heart, always ready to lend a hand and was caring and affectionate. His hobby was working on cars. He enjoyed his cup of Bustelo coffee, music and dancing. He will never be forgotten and will be missed by his devoted wife, Antonine, his loving children; Dariana Lauture, Ernst Lauture (Rolande), and Mario Lauture and Edwidge Powell (Craig); 10 grandchildren, Jasminme, Chaz, Rheynna, Isaac, Travis, DeOndre, Zachary,Carson, Priscille and Rudolph; His sisters Andreanna Cebert and Andreenne Paulemon (Guillaume); as well as a host of cousins and nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents he was predeceased by his sisters Andrea Stephenson and Charlotte Smith. Papa, we love you and you will always be in our hearts.
Friends may call on Saturday from 9:00-10:30 AM in Grace Evangelical Free Church, 241 Courtland Avenue, Stamford, CT. Services will be held at 10:30. Burial will follow in Long Ridge Union Cemetery, Stamford.