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Steve Testa

July 18, 1937 — June 9, 2021

Steve Testa

Steve Peter Testa, 83 years old, was called to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on June 9, 2021, surrounded by his loving family. He entered this world on July 18, 1937, born to Steve and Mary Testa, in White Castle, LA. He was a faithful member of St. Isidore Catholic Church.

Steve is survived by one daughter and son-in-law, Sheri Testa Eskelund and Ronnie Eskelund, Jr. of Dade City, Florida; two grandchildren, Melissa Bennett and Steven Eskelund; and two great- grandchildren; brother, Tommy Testa; long time friend, Betty Juneau; and a host of nieces and nephews.

Steve is preceded in death by his loving wife, Joyce Ann Langlois Testa; father, Steve Julio Testa; mother, Mary Anastasio Testa; son, Jerry Douglas Bennett; brother, Samuel Testa; and sisters, Teresa Testa Bordelon and Mary Jean Testa Doiron.

Pallbearers will be Kevin Doiron, Tommy Testa, John "Boo" Langlois, Albert "Puddin" Langlois, Jerry Langlois, and Carroll Campbell.

Honorary pallbearers are Gerald Langlois, Sammy Anastasio, CJ Martinez, Ron Navarra, and Gene Campbell.

Relatives and friends are invited to join the family for the visitation at Baker Funeral Home, 6401 Groom Road, Baker, LA, on Monday, June 14, 2021, from 5:00 PM until 9:00 PM. The visitation will continue at St. Isidore Catholic Church, 5657 Thomas Road, Baton Rouge, LA, on Tuesday, June 15, 2021, from 9:00 AM until the Funeral Service at 11:00 AM, officiated by Father Frank Bass. The graveside service and burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, in Baker, Louisiana.

Family and friends may sign the online guestbook or leave a personal note for the family at www.bakerfuneralhomeonline.com
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Past Services

Public Viewing

Monday, June 14, 2021

5:00 - 9:00 pm (Central time)

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Public Viewing

Tuesday, June 15, 2021

9:00 - 11:00 am (Central time)

St. Isidore Catholic Church

5657 Thomas Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70811

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Funeral Service

Tuesday, June 15, 2021

Starts at 11:00 am (Central time)

St. Isidore Catholic Church

5657 Thomas Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70811

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Graveside Service

Tuesday, June 15, 2021

Starts at 12:00 pm (Central time)

Hillcrest Memorial Gardens

6213 Groom Rd, Baker, LA 70714

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