William “Leroy” Trahan, 66, of Bridge City, died Tuesday, July 14, 2009, at M.D. Anderson in Houston.

Funeral services were July 18 from Church on the Rock in Bridge City with Pastor Lance Faulkner officiating.

Burial was in Hillcrest Memorial Gardens.

Leroy was born in Port Arthur, Sept. 13, 1942, son of Joseph Charles Trahan and Marjorie Mae Trahan. Leroy retired after 42 years at DuPont as a structural integrity specialist.

He was preceded in death by his father, Joseph Charles Trahan.
Survivors include his wife, Barbara Trahan; mother, Marjorie Mae Trahan; sons, Todd Trahan and his wife Cynthia of Lumberton, Ryan Skinner and his wife Chelsea of Orange and Cody Trahan of Magnolia, N.J.; three grandchildren, Cace Skinner, Halle Skinner and Reece Skinner; brothers, Charles Trahan and his wife Marlyn of Groves and Tracy Trahan and his wife Rhonda of Alpharetta, Georgia.

Memorial donations may be made in Leroy’s name to the Church on the Rock Building Fund, P.O. Box 902, Bridge City, 77611.