, Port Arthur, Texas

June 14, 2013

Willis Pellerin

The Port Arthur News

PORT NECHES —    Willis Pellerin, 88, of Port Neches, Texas died Thursday, June 13, 2013 at Harbor Hospital in Beaumont, Texas.

   Willis was born August 16, 1924 in Youngsville, Louisiana to Louis Pellerin and Semonia Trahan Pellerin.  He was a resident of Port Neches for 57 years and retired from Neches Butane as an Operator with 32 years of service.  He was a member of Port Neches Masonic Lodge #1163, Port Neches VFW Post 4820 Past Commander and a US Navy Veteran Purple Heart recipient.

   Funeral services will be held Monday, June 17, 2013 at 12:00 Noon at Levingston Funeral Home in Port Neches with Reverend James Lee officiating and Reverend Randy Hennigan assisting.  Burial will follow at Oak Bluff Memorial Park.  

   Visitation for family and friends will be from 11:00 a.m. until time of service on Monday, June 17, 2013 at the funeral home.

  Surviving relatives include his son, David Louis Pellerin and wife Sarah of Kirbyville, Texas; sister, Rena Decou of Youngsville, Louisiana; grandchildren, Sharon Bruns and husband Kevin, Rebecca Simmons and husband Mark, Jo Mitchell and husband Charles, John W. Parker and wife Shelia; 6 great grandchildren and 1 great-great granddaughter.