Catherine Irene Landry
It is with sadness that we announce the passing of our mother, Catherine Landry, 90, long time Port Neches resident, who died Wednesday, September 30, 2015 in San Diego, California.
Catherine was born December 22, 1924 in Lake Charles, LA to Rufus Ott and Irene Porter Ott. After graduating from Hotel Dieu Hospital School of Nursing in Beaumont, Texas, she worked as a Registered Nurse for 35 years. She married Charles Elwood Landry, Sr. in 1947. They resided in Port Neches for 58 years where Catherine was an active member of St. Elizabeth Catholic Church. She especially loved nursing and greatly enjoyed her time spent with the church Altar Society.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles and by sisters Wardella Fontenot and Carol Spilman.
Catherine is survived by sons, Charles Landry, Jr. and wife Carol of Wilmington, Delaware; Stephen Landry and wife, Cindy of Sugar Land, Texas; daughter, Karen Davis and husband, Mark of San Diego, California; brother-in-law Allen Landry and wife, Joan of Georgetown, Texas; 5 granddaughters, Kelly, Kathleen and spouse, Mark, Cheryl, Allisa and spouse, Brett, and Stacy.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday, October 19, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church in Port Neches with Reverend Shane Baxter officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Bluff Memorial Park.
Visitation for family and friends will be from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. Sunday, October 18, 2015 at Levingston Funeral Home in Port Neches.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations to St. Joseph’s Indian School, PO Box 326, Chamberlain, SD 57326; to St. Elizabeth Catholic Church, 2006 Nall Street, Port Neches, Texas 77651 or to a charity of your choice.