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Donald Martin Clement

June 20, 1927 - March 11, 2013
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Donald M. Clement, Sr., age 85, passed away at home with his faithful family by his side. He was preceded in death by his mother, Mae Rose Siess Clement, and his father, Clay Leopold Clement, Sr. He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Patsy Landry Clement, his three children; Elaine Clement Parra (Steve), Donald Martin Clement, Jr. (Allison) and Merrie Patricia Clement, his brother; Clay Leopold Clement, Sr. (Donna), and 9 grandchildren; Shannon Landry Brown (Richard), Jennifer Marie Clement, John Allen Clement, Shellie Landry Matranga (Marc), Matthew Thomas Clement (Freida), Robert Lee Woodard, Michael Patrick Clement (Audrey),...
Donald M. Clement, Sr., age 85, passed away at home with his faithful family by his side. He was preceded in death by his mother, Mae Rose Siess Clement, and his father, Clay Leopold Clement, Sr. He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Patsy Landry Clement, his three children; Elaine Clement Parra (Steve), Donald Martin Clement, Jr. (Allison) and Merrie Patricia Clement, his brother; Clay Leopold Clement, Sr. (Donna), and 9 grandchildren; Shannon Landry Brown (Richard), Jennifer Marie Clement, John Allen Clement, Shellie Landry Matranga (Marc), Matthew Thomas Clement (Freida), Robert Lee Woodard, Michael Patrick Clement (Audrey), Katherine Mae Reso and Anne Victoria Reso. Also survived by 8 great-grandchildren and 2 step-great-grandchildren.
Donald was exceptionally devoted and committed to his family. Donald was a Radioman 1st Class in the US Navy during WWII. He was the founder and owner of the former highway construction company, Donald M. Clement Contractor, Inc. of Kenner, LA. He was a licensed private-single-engine-plane pilot, a founding and lifetime member of The Pontchartrain Astronomy Society, an avid amateur astronomer, having traveled to remote parts of the world to photograph comets and total solar eclipses. Donald was also an accomplished photographer. He had a working knowledge of Russian, Spanish and Italian. He also had a unique love of Opera and Classical music. The family would like to especially thank Lakeshore Hospice for the love and care given during this time.
Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the Memorial Mass at Garden of Memories Funeral Home, 4900 Airline Drive in Metairie, LA on Saturday, March 23, 2013 at 1:00 PM. Visitation will be from 10:00 AM until Mass time. Inurnment will be in Garden of Memories Cemetery.

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