A Memorial Mass for Brad J. Landry, age 60 of Lisbon and formerly of Ogdensburg will be held at Notre Dame Church on Monday (April 7, 2014) at 11:00am with Rev. F. James Shurtleff officiating. Burial will be in the spring at Notre Dame Cemetery on June 9, 2014 at 1:00pm. Mr. Landry passed away at Canton-Potsdam Hospital on Tuesday (April 1, 2014).
Surviving is his daughter Maggie Landry and former wife MaryAnn Blair of Germantown, TN; a sister Mrs. Ali (Karen) Ghannadan and their children Sarah & Mehdi of Discovery Bay, CA, and several cousins in the Malone area.
Brad was born on December 7, 1953 in Ogdensburg, a son of Wilfred J. & Ruth (DuMont) Landry. He graduated from Ogdensburg Free Academy in 1972 and continued his education at Utah State University and then Plattsburgh State where he earned a degree in Environmental Studies. He married MaryAnn Secours on November 26, 1989. Although the couple later divorced, they remained friends over the years.
He owned and operated Accuracy Counts a retail gun and custom reloading business, and was a NYS Correctional Officer with the Ogdensburg Correctional Facility until becoming disabled in 1998 due to a boating accident.
Brad was a longtime member of the Rifle & Pistol Assoc., Heuvelton Target Shooter Club, National Rifle Assoc. and the Advance Open Water Diving Club. He was an avid boater and accomplished diver. He enjoyed golfing, beer brewing, being on the St. Lawrence River, high power rifle shooting, reading, watching Yankees games and spending time with his daughter Maggie.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Epilepsy-Pralid, Inc. 2 Townline Circle Rochester, NY 14623 (online at http://www.epiny.org/donate.php) or the Lisbon Volunteer Fire & Rescue, County Route 10, Lisbon, NY 13658. Condolences can also be shared online at www.foxandmurrayfuneralhome.com.