, Port Arthur, Texas

March 14, 2013

Mary Jane Begnaud

The Port Arthur News

—   Mary Jane Begnaud, 83, of Buna, Texas died Tuesday, March 12, 2013, in Beaumont.

   Funeral mass will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, March 15, at Our Lady of LaSalette Catholic Church in Kirbyville with burial and Military Honors  at Antioch Cemetery in Buna. Visitation will be 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. Thursday at Adams EE Stringer Funeral Chapel in Buna with Wake/Rosary at 7:00 p.m.

   A native of Pittston, PA, she had lived in Buna since 1972 and was a retired school teacher. She was also a U.S. Marine veteran during the Korean Conflict.

   Survivors include her sons, James Leo Begnaud of Buna, Peter Herman Begnaud and wife GayNell of Buna, and John Paul Begnaud and wife Cheryl of Sour Lake; sister-in-law, Nora Callahan of Camden, NJ; 3 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.