1982 - June 9, 2008
Brandon Lawrence Paquette died Monday, June 9, 2008, at the age of 26, near Baytown, Texas. He was born in Craig on Jan. 14, 1982, to Dennis E. and Anita (Green) Paquette.
Brandon proudly served four years as a U.S. Marine and completed two tours of duty in Iraq as a rifleman. Upon completion of his duties as a Marine, he became a commercial diver.
Brandon was a member of the American Legion and the Odd Fellows. He loved outdoor activities, especially hunting. Brandon's family and friends meant the world to him and he will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him.
He was preceded in death by grandparents, Perley and Bonnie Green, Dennis and Emerine Paquette, Mary and Louis Davis, and Grover and Tabitha Chambliss.
He is survived by his parents, Dennis and Anita Paquette, of Winnemucca, Nev.; his loving wife, Shelley Paquette, of Baytown, Texas; son, Brandon Lawrence Paquette Jr., of Baytown, Texas; brother, Chris Paquette and wife, Katie; sister, Deborah Thompson and husband, Gary; mother-in-law, Cherry Davis, of Houston, Texas; father-in-law, Gus Davis and wife, Christine, of Friendswood, Texas; nieces and nephews Teelia, Kaylia and Tyrell Thompson, Maise, Daisy and Kinsy Rose Paquette.
Funeral services were Saturday, June 14, 2008, in Baytown, Texas. A memorial service will take place at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 28, at the National Guard Armory in Winnemucca, Nev.
Arrangements are entrusted to Crespo & Jirrels Funeral and Cremation Services, 6123 Garth Road, Baytown, Texas 77521, (281) 839-0700.
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