Warren J. Landry, Sr.
Published 10:14 am Wednesday, August 5, 2015
Warren J. Landry, Sr., 80, of Orange, passed away on July 31, 2015, at his home.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:00 a.m., Monday, August 3, 2015, at St. Mary Catholic Church in Orange. Officiating will be Father Joseph P. Daleo. Entombment will follow at St. Mary Catholic Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 3:00p.m.-9:00p.m., with a Rosary at 5:00 p.m., Sunday, August 2, 2015, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange.
Born in Port Arthur, Texas, on January 5, 1935, he was the son of Joseph Landry and Bernice Muluhrin Landry. Warren owned Landry’s Furniture and Appliances, Orange Electronics, and later opened Orange Pawn Shop. He served in the U.S. Navy Reserve and was also a small airplane pilot. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus, the Shriner’s, the Lion’s Club, the Orange Chamber of Commerce, the American Legion, and a Master Mason. Warren was also a founding member of Ward 7 V.F.D.
He is preceded in death by his parents; wife, Dorothy Mae Landry; and his great granddaughter, Torrie Granger.
He is survived by his children, Donna Harper and her husband, Larry of Orange, Warren Landry, Jr. and his wife, Sonda of Orange, Chris Landry and his wife, Judy of Vinton, Todd Landry and his wife, DaWanna of Bridge City, Troy Landry and his wife, Mary of Mauriceville, and Nick Landry and his wife, Joannah of Huffman; eighteen grandchildren; fifteen great-grandchildren; sister, Velma Landry; and his brothers, Gary Landry, Robert Landry, Glen Landry, and John Landry.
Serving as pallbearers will be his sons and son-in-law. Honorary pallbearers are his grandsons.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Mary School Foundation, 2600 Bob Hall Rd, Orange, Texas 77630,