Legere, Doris J.

August 23, 1943 - June 15, 2015

Doris Jane (Young) Legere (71) of Adkins, TX who was born in Mission, TX on August 23, 1943 passed away peacefully on June 15, 2015 in Carrollton, TX.

Doris was a beloved daughter, sister, wife, mother and grandmother. She is preceded in death by her father Paul Sr. and brother Alfred.

Doris is survived by mother Elenora (Lyssy), husband Richard Sr., brother Paul Jr. and sisters Florence and Joan, her children Richard Jr. (Mary), Lonnie (Patricia), Diane (Robert), John (Tina) and eight grandchildren.

Funeral Service will be held on Saturday June 20, 2015 at 10:00am at St. Anthony Parish Harlingen, TX.

Arrangements are under the direction of
ARIA Cremation Service and Funeral Home
19310 Preston Road
Dallas, Texas 75252
214-306-6700

20 replies on “Legere, Doris J.”

Patty Legere says:

I think of Doris each time I make guacamole. She taught me how to do it. Doris will be greatly missed. She is a wonderful example of love and charity to all who knew her. I’m sure she is in heaven. My prayers for all of you

Theresa H Legere says:

Eddie and I are sorry for the loss of your wife, mother, and grandmother. Our thoughts are with all of you.

Paul & Billie Stiles says:

Althro we did not personally know Doris, we know her son John & what a fine young man he is!
John, Tina, Jay & Camy, so saddened by your loss. Praying God will lift your grief & you can celebrate Doris passing! Our thoughts are with all of you!

linda adams says:

My condolences to the family, remember going to her house for barbecues and birthdays she will be truly missed.

Louis and Patty Leger says:

We have so many wonderful memories of the times we spent with Doris. I also make her recipe for guacamole. She taught us how to make cheese enchiladas and Spanish rice. We thank God for letting us have her here on earth and now she is in heaven with Him. Peace and love to all of you.

Annette (Young) Burke says:

I will always remember Aunt Doris for her laugh, smile, love of family and faith in our Lord. May she rest easy in His arms.

Michael & Linda Blais says:

Our thoughts & prayers are with you. We will miss Aunt Doris.

Mateo's says:

Sorry we can’t make the trip up there to be with you due to Ed’s health but know that our prayers and thoughts are with all of you. Love You All! Ed & Bev

Fred Lyssy & Cathy says:

We are so sorry to see you go Doris. We wish the family the best!

Doug and Amy Hepler says:

John and Tina, we are sorry for your loss. We pray that you will find some peace during this difficult time and that your mom is at peace.

Kathleen Bievenour says:

As first cousins I have so many memories growing up together. Doris is 7 years older than me & I so enjoyed enjoyed watching her and learning. She taught me how to snap my fingers when I was 7 years old. As well as how to Rock & Roll dance! She was the coolest kid!
My prayers are with her family. Doris say hello to your Dad & Alfred. Tell your Dad I haven’t forgotten “the wooden nickle”. God bless you & receive you into his heaven.

Michael Blais says:

Our thoughts and prayers are with all the families of Aunt Doris. We will miss her

Barbara Bryson says:

John and Tina and family I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you and your family as well.

Darlene Lyssy Wendling says:

My prayers and thoughts are with all of you. Doris was such a sweet woman. She will be missed.

Linda and Sig Kurkowski says:

Doris was my sister in every since of the word just not blood. I loved her and her family so much. God Bless all of you!

jean-christy says:

Such a classy lady, never even yeld at me when I snuck Richard extra sweets, Rest in peace my friend

Andrea Williamson says:

She will be missed by all the people she touched.

Mary stiles & Janine clark says:

John,our thoughts and prayers are with all of you, as we share in your loss! Always take comfort in your memories and know that your mother lived an unselfish life with concerns for others and a devoted love for her family. May God ease the sorrows of heart with his peace and give you the understanding that your mother has victory over her pain – and death isn’t the end but the beginning of eternal life! With deepest sympathy Mary & janine

Sandy Legere says:

Rest in peace dear sweet Aunt Doris. You will be missed by all who knew and loved you.

Margaret Biela says:

I read today God has taken my Best Friend Doris of 66 years Home.Your Mother a Very Special Person We Wil all miss her be not afraid guys she is not weak she is strong,happy with God looking down she loves us all You Richard,Ricky,Lonnie,Diana,Johnny and all .Mrs Young,Paul ,Florance,Joann Grandchildren you are all in my prayers Till we see each other again I love you Doris my Best Friend. Love to all the Family. Margaret and Jimmy Biela

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