Dorothy Mae Berry

Dorothy Mae Berry

October 27, 1937 - March 20, 2017

Oberlin-Funeral service for Dorothy Mae Berry, 79, will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, March 27, 2017, at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church. Rev. Jacob Conner will officiate. Burial will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery in Soileau under the direction of Allen Parish Funeral Home of Oberlin.

The family will receive visitors at Allen Parish Funeral Home of Oberlin Monday, March 27, 2017, from 8 a.m. until time of service. The Holy Rosary will be at 9 a.m.

Dorothy was a loving sister, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. She liked to cook and spend time with her family. She was a hard worker who was dedicated to her job at St. Frances Nursing Home. Dorothy was a woman of strong faith, loved going to church, and loved to pray. She also loved gospel music. Her favorite song was amazing grace. Dorothy will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.

Those left to cherish Dorothy’s memory include her four sons, Ferris Joe Berry, Terry Wayne Berry and wife, Belinda, Jerry Berry and wife, Shirena, and Timothy Berry and wife, Amy, all of Oberlin; three daughters, Josie Ann Berry, Lisa Leonard, and Sandra Berry and husband, Alfred Gray, all of Oberlin; one brother, Anderson Commeaux of Oberlin; three sisters, Beatrice Ceasar of Oberlin, Rosala Berry of Odessa, TX, and Florence Commeaux of Oberlin; nineteen grandchildren and fifteen great grandchildren.

Dorothy is preceded in death by her parents Anderson and Alice Commeaux; one son, Phillip Clyde Berry; and two brothers, Andrew Commeaux and Roy Commeaux.

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