Bridge City
Janet Patton Braus, 50, of Bridge City, died Saturday, June 6, 2009, at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m., Tuesday, June 9, at St. Henry Catholic Church in Bridge City, with Fr. Steven Leger serving as celebrant.
Visitation will be 5-8:30 p.m. Monday with a Christian wake service beginning at 7 p.m. at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange.

Janet was born in Baton Rouge, La. on Aug. 2, 1958.  She was the daughter of Juliet and Charles Patton Jr. Janet was a longtime resident of Bridge City where she was a member of St. Henry Catholic Church.

Preceded in death by her parents; husband, Billy Joseph Braus and sister, Susan Patton Richard; Janet is survived by her sisters, Marilyn Williams and her husband, Jeff, of Beaumont, Kathryn Patton of Latrobe, Penn.; nieces and nephew, Kerri Richard, Robin Richard, Autumn Williams Morrell and Austin Williams.

Janet is also survived by her brothers-in-law, James Braus and his wife, Sissy, Mark Braus; and 11 other nieces and nephews.

Serving as pallbearers will be James Braus, Mark Braus Austin Williams, Frank Morrell and Jeff Braus.