Landry,  Aaron John

Landry, Aaron John

Male 1935 - 2012  (77 years)

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  • Name Landry, Aaron John  [1, 2, 3
    Born 17 Jun 1935  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died 12 Oct 2012  Judice, Lafayette, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Obituary 13 Oct 2012  Lafayette, Lafayette, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Martin & Castille Funeral Home 
    • Funeral services will be held on Monday, October 15, 2012 at a 2:00 PM Mass of Christian Burial in La Chapelle de Martin & Castille in Lafayette, for Aaron Landry, age 77, who died at 8:25 PM on Friday, October 12, 2012 at his residence in Judice, surrounded by his family.

      Entombment will be in St. Basil Mausoleum in Judice.

      Reverend Gary Schexnayder, Pastor of St. Elizabeth Seton Catholic Church in Lafayette, will be the Celebrant of the Funeral Mass and will conduct the funeral services. Giftbearers will be Cassie Landry and Amy Williams. Lectors are Michelle Landry and Kessler Reed.

      He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Louella Faulk Landry of Kaplan; three sons, Glenn Landry and his fianceé, Lisa Landry, Michael "Skeeter" Landry and his wife, Tina Stelly, Dean Landry and his wife, Jackie Marceaux, and one daughter Denise Landry Dronet and her fiancé, Chad Bower; five grandchildren and two step-grandchildren; and the apples of his eye, two great grandsons and three step great granddaughters. He is also survived by three sisters, Verna Schexnider, Maudry Romero and her husband, Percy and Mayola Landry; one sister-in-law, Jane Landry and numerous nieces and nephews.

      He was preceded in death by his parents, Sidney and Ola Benoit Landry and one brother Dallas Landry.

      Affectionately known as "Paw" by his family and friends, Mr. Landry was a native and resident of the Judice Community for 41 years. He was a school bus driver for Lafayette Parish until his retirement in 1992. Mr. Landry derived constant joy from his huge social network of family and friends. He enjoyed playing the triangle (Tee-fer) in a Cajun music band, dancing, camping and playing bourré.

      Pallbearers will be Michael "Skeeter" Landry, Dean Landry, Cody Landry, Jody Landry, Brett Landry and Chad Bower.

      Honorary Pallbearers are Glenn Landry, Kyle Ipson and Steven Williams.

      The family requests that visiting hours be observed in Martin & Castille's DOWNTOWN location on Sunday from 2:00 PM to 9:00 PM and on Monday from 9:00 AM until time of service.

      A recitation of the Rosary will be prayed Sunday at 7:00 PM in Martin & Castille Funeral Home.

      The family would like to give special thanks to Dr. Gary Guidry and Dr. Brian Granger and the nurses and the staff of LGMC & Hospice of Acadiana, for their kindness, compassion and gentle care given to Mr. Landry during his time of need.

      View the obituary and guestbook online at

      Martin & Castille-DOWNTOWN-330 St. Landry St., Lafayette, LA 70506, 337-234-2311
    Reference Number 53120 
    Buried 15 Oct 2012  Duson, Lafayette, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    St. Basil Catholic Cemetery & Mausoleum
    1803 Duhon Road
    Duson, Louisiana 70506 
    Person ID I53120  Our Family 2021
    Last Modified 8 Dec 2018 

    Father Landry, Sidney E.,   b. 2 Sep 1910,   d. 2 May 1989  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Benoit, Ola,   b. 14 Mar 1911,   d. 3 Sep 2002, Abbeville, Vermilion, Louisiana, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Family ID F19294  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Faulk, Louella 
     1. Landry, Glenn
     2. Landry, Michael
     3. Landry, Denise
     4. Landry, Dean
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2018 15:08:00 
    Family ID F95447  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Aaron John Landry
    Aaron John Landry

  • Sources 
    1. [S28] The Advertiser (Lafayette), (Reliability: 3), 24 Jun 2012.

    2. [S38] Martin & Castille Funeral Home, (Reliability: 3), 13 Oct 2012.

    3. [S105] Martin & Castille Funeral Home, Martin & Castille Funeral Home, ((, accessed 08 Dec 2018), Entry for Verna Landry;!/Obituary. (Reliability: 3), 8 Dec 2018.