Donald Joseph Landry

August 12, 1939 ~ November 16, 2011

Donald Joseph Landry, 72, of Lake Charles died at 3:50 AM Wednesday, November 16, 2011 in a local hospital.

Mr. Landry was a native of Lafayette, Louisiana and grew up in Lake Arthur, Louisiana. He has lived in the Lake Charles area since 1955. Mr. Landry attended Iowa High School. He was a Navy veteran having served in the Korean Conflict and the Taiwan Straits. Mr. Landry worked as an electrician for many years and was a member of IBEW 861. He was also a member of the American Legion Post #1 and the VFW Post #2130 in Lake Charles. In his spare time he enjoyed listening to cajun music, fishing, hunting and spending time with his loving family.

Donald is survived by his loving partner of 17 years Rosa Luquette of Lake Charles, one son, Donald Paul Landry and wife Amy of Sulphur, two daughters; Lisa Landry Bourque and son-in-law Chad of Lake Charles, Tina Landry Dutile and husband Jess, of Lake Charles, three brothers; Clyde Landry and wife Janice of Alta Loma, California, Daniel Landry and Leonard Landry both of Lake Charles, one sister, Mary Landry Bruno and husband Don of Lake Charles, four grandchildren; Kristopher Kelly, Kayla Bertrand, Elijah Dutile, and Jett Dutile.

He is preceded in death by one son Michael Urdiales, and his father Clyde Landry and his mother Hazel Breaux Duncan Gauthreaux.

His funeral will be held on Friday, November 18, 2011 at 3:00 PM from the Johnson Funeral Home Chapel. Rev. Eric Kober will officiate. Burial will be in Consolata Cemetery. Visitation will begin on Friday at 11:00 AM until the time of services.

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  1. Donald and Amy, Please know that you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers as you all go through this hard time in your lives. Take care, Bryan and Helena Fontenot

  2. Good Bye DON I Grew up in our back yard right next to yours.My father and I have always Liked you.When I was young you taught me how to be a better union man.I really enjoyed working with you.Sometimes we made them wonder.We did show them Craftsmanship.And PRIDE always LOVE. Al Delaney.

  3. I am very sorry to hear of Mr. Landry's passing. May the Lord comfort your entire family in this time of loss.Now the God of peace be with you all Romans 15:33In Sympathy, Scott Louviere

  4. Tina, I'm so sorry to hear of your dad's passing. May God comfort you and your family during this time. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

  5. We at Consolata Cemetery, would like to extend our sincerest condolences to the family and friends of Donald J. Landry. You will all be in our thoughts and prayers as this very difficult time. . May the Lord rest his comforting hand on each of you, and give you peace!Gerti Blackwell and Staff

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