Thanh Thi Nguyen, 47, left this world to be with our Lord on Tuesday, June 17,2014 at M.D. Anderson Hospital.
She was born in Saigon, Vietnam April 26, 1967. At 17 she came to America where she raised a loving family and spent her last few years happily in Lake Charles, Louisiana as a Table Games Dealer at L'Auberge Du Lac Casino.
Thanh was a giver. She cared for others more than life itself. She loved being with friends and family, singing karaoke, and watching Asian dramas. She put her heart and soul into cooking and enjoyed learning new recipes. She also enjoyed traveling and visiting family in Vietnam. She avidly donated to charities.
She leaves to honor her memory her husband, Thinh Van Le of Lake Charles; son, Phong Dang Nguyen and daughter-in-law, Amber Nguyen of New Orleans; daughter, Ai-Thuy Tina Nguyen of Lake Charles; parents, Bai Thanh Nguyen and Nai Thi Pham of Vietnam; brothers, Long Nguyen, Hai Nguyen, Cuong Nguyen, Chuong Nguyen; sisters, Loan Nguyen and Phuong Nguyen.
She was a member of St. Theodore Catholic Church where her funeral was held on Saturday, June 21, 2014.