James P. Siau, 63, of Vidor died Monday, Nov. 9, 2009 at Harbor Hospice in Beaumont. Funeral services will be held at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 11 at Memorial Funeral Home of Vidor; with cremation to follow. Visitation will begin at 5 p.m., Wednesday, before the service. 

James was born on June 12, 1946 in Silsbee to Elmer and Dorothy Siau. He was a long time resident of Vidor and retired from IBEW Local Union 479 as an electrician. James was a loving husband, father, and grandfather.  

He was preceded in death by his parents and brother. 

He is survived by his wife, Dorothy Siau of Vidor; son, Robert Siau and wife, Kris of Vidor; daughter, Angela Richardson and husband, Milton of Evadale; sister, Becky Siau Padilla and husband, Roy of Vidor; five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.