BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD)- Funeral arrangements for Master Trooper Adam Gaubert, who was killed over the weekend during a multi-parish crime spree, will take place this weekend.
Visitation will be held on Friday, Oct. 15 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Resthaven Funeral Home located at 11817 Jefferson Hwy.
Funeral services will be on Saturday, Oct. 16 at St. George Catholic Church located at 7808 Saint George Dr. Visitation will take place before the mass from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Mass will begin at 11 a.m.
Attendees will be required to wear masks and social distance.
Louisiana State Police (LSP) officials said the public can show their support on Saturday morning by lining the procession route from the funeral home to St. George Catholic Church. The procession will begin at 8 a.m.
About the career and life of Master Trooper Adam Gaubert from LSP:
Master Trooper Gaubert was 47-years-old at the time of his death and had served as a Louisiana State Trooper since 2002. Upon his graduation from the Academy, he was assigned to patrol at Troop A in Baton Rouge. Master Trooper Gaubert served six years at Troop A before he transferred to the Louisiana State Police Criminal Investigative Division in 2009. During his time at Troop A, Master Trooper Gaubert received several commendations for his dedicated and exemplary service to the public. Master Trooper Gaubert continued his work with the Criminal Investigative Division until he returned to patrol at Troop A in 2012. He continued to perform at an exceptional level and received numerous commendations for his commitment to public safety.
Prior to joining the DPS family, Master Trooper Gaubert served his country in the United States Army and Louisiana National Guard. During his career in the Army, he achieved the rank of Corporal (E-4). Corporal Gaubert was an infantryman and served in Somalia from October 1993 to March 1994. He received an honorable discharge in 1996, but continued to serve in the Louisiana National Guard where he worked as a Drill Instructor for the Youth Challenge Program at Camp Beauregard in Carville, LA.
Master Trooper Gaubert dedicated his life to the service and protection of our state and country and exemplified the Core Values of Louisiana State Police. He will forever be remembered as a hero and will always have a place in our DPS family. Master Trooper Gaubert is survived by his parents, Michael and Joann Gaubert, two sisters, Alisha and Kim, and two children, 20-year-old Hunter and 11-year-old Dylan Gaubert.
Donations for Gaubert’s family can be made to Louisiana Troopers Charities via online, mailed check, or phone.
Check: Made payable to Louisiana Troopers Charities with Gaubert Family in the memo line and mailed to 8120 Jefferson Highway Baton Rouge, LA 70809
Phone: Dial 225-928-2000 for personal assistance or to facilitate a credit card donation.