Roland Anthony Landry, 75, a resident of Harvey, La., passed away on Satruday, May 4, 2013. He was born on November 12, 1937 in White Castle, La. to Joseph and Mary Landry.
Roland retired from Haywilk Galvenizing after 46 years of dedicated service. He is survived by two daughters, Annette Davis (Walter) of Cedar Bluff, Ms., and Brenda Huggett (Mike) of LaPlace, La.; four grandchildren, Stephanie Leblanc (Johnny), Nicole Loup (Matthew), Bo Wood (Trisha), and Blaire Hydes (Johnny); eleven great grandchildren, Dakota, Krista, Anthony, Kameron, Peyton, Bailey, Kailyn, Emma, Levi, Zachary, and Ella; his loyal companion Dixie Belle; eight brothers and sisters and numerous friends and family. He is preceded in death by his loving wife, Ann; son, Roland Jr.; granddaughter Jessica Keir; brothers Roy and Billy Landry; two sisters Bobbie Terrebone and Mary Jo Smith.
A Funeral Mass will be celebrated in the Chapel of Westside Leitz-Eagan Funeral Home, 5101 Westbank Expressway, on Friday, May 10, 2013 at 1:00 PM. Visitation will begin on Thursday, May 9 from 6:00 PM until 9:00 PM, and resume on Friday at 10:30 AM. Interment will be in McDonough Cemetery. Following the service, friends and family are invited to celebrate his life at Elks Lodge 2496, 900 Monroe St., Gretna, LA 70053. Express condolences at www.westsideleitzeagan.com.