The Port Arthur News
Gorden Dennis Bean, Sr., 62, formally of Groves passed away Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at his home in Port Arthur. Gorden was born January 30, 1951 in Port Arthur, TX to Curtis and Carrie T. Bean. He worked for Service Transportation in Nederland as a driver for 11 years. He served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. Gorden enjoyed his family and fishing.
Gorden is preceded in death by his father, Curtis Lee Bean, Sr.; brother, Curtis John Bean, Jr.; and a sister, Ann Bean Patin.
He is survived by his mother, Carrie T. Bean; loving wife, Denise Ann Ronquille Bean of Port Arthur; daughters, Jennifer McLarty and husband, Kellen of Groves, Heather Low-Bean of Nederland and Holly Renfro of Oklahoma; son, Gorden Dennis Bean, Jr., of Port Arthur; and sister, Kathy Mulholland and husband, Tommy of Call. Grandchildren include, Skylar Bean, Emma Mattingly, Owen McLarty, Asher LaMaire, Samantha Renfro, Jordan Renfro and Sarah Renfro.
A gathering of family and friends will be held Friday, September 20, 2013 from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m., with a Rosary to be recited at 6 p.m., at Grammier-Oberle Funeral Home. Funeral services for Mr. Bean will be held at 1:00 PM Saturday, September 21, 2013 at St. Catherine’s Catholic Church with Rev. David Placette officiating. Interment will follow at Greenlawn Memorial Park.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the Cancer Treatment Centers of America in Tulsa, OK.
Condolences may be offered at: www.grammier-oberle.com