Jan. 22, 1934 ~ June 24, 2011

Memorial services will be held Friday, July 8, 2011, at 1 p.m., at Ibert’s Mortuary in Franklin for Preston C. Landry Sr., 77, a native and former resident of Franklin, a former longtime resident of Lafayette and a resident of Patterson for the past 17 years, who passed away Friday, June 24, 2011, at 3:41 p.m., at Terrebonne General Medical Center in Houma.

Inurnment will follow in the Franklin Cemetery. Father William Crumley will officiate the services.

Survivors include his wife, Lorraine Deshotel Landry of Lafayette; three children, Preston C. Landry Jr. of Charenton; Debra Landry Howald and her husband, Kevon, of Baton Rouge; and Blake C. Landry and his wife, Christina, of Youngsville; five grandchildren, Nicole Pellerin and her husband, Brandon, of Baldwin; Jenna Cawthorn and her husband, Greg, of Lafayette; Patrick Landry of Charenton; Chase Landry of Lafayette; and Brennan Landry of Youngsville; three great grandchildren, Jace, Maci and Lexi Pellerin, all of Baldwin; three brothers, Edgar “Garo” Landry of Baldwin, Alfred “Mouse” Landry of Franklin and Tommy Landry of Franklin; two sisters, Marie L. Brown of Baldwin and Janet L. (Weaver) Willis of Baton Rouge; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, A.E. “Gee” Landry and Cecilia Pesson Landry; two brothers, Lester Landry and Robert Landry; and one sister, Elise Louviere.

A gathering of family and friends will be held Friday, July 8, at Ibert’s Mortuary, from 11 a.m. until time of service.

The family wishes to extend their deepest heartfelt gratitude to Mr. Preston’s doctors and the staff of the Patterson Health Care Center for the care given to Mr. Preston over the past 17 years.

To view the online obituary and memory book, please visit

Arrangements have been entrusted to Ibert’s Mortuary, In. of Franklin.

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