John Thelesphore Landry, Ii


John Thelesphore Landry, II, better known as "JT", 82, of Payson, died April 23, 2007.

He was born Jan. 6, 1925 in Hammond, La. -- the first of 14 children.

He served four years in the U.S. Navy and moved to Arizona in 1956.

Mr. Landry worked at Shamrock Dairy for 12 years and for many years served as a counselor in the Bishopric in the Mormon Church.

Mr. Landry was preceded in death by his son, Patrick Thomas Landry; and daughter, Roxie Sturgis.

He is survived by his wife, Pauline; son, John III; six grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren and eight siblings.

Services are at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 28 at the LDS Church in Flagstaff, 625 E Cherry St.

Messinger Mortuary in Payson is handling arrangements.

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