Kana, Larry Gene


Larry Gene Kana, 56, of Smithville, passed away on Monday, June 7th, 2010 at his residence.

Larry was born in Weimar, Texas on August 4, 1953, the son of Frank Kana, Jr. and the late Emily Doris (Treybig) Kana.

He will be remembered for being a great loving father and grandfather. Larry is survived by his father, Frank Kana, Jr. of Smithville; sister, Sharon Longshore and husband David of Houston; brother, David Kana and wife Wanda of Katy; son, Lawrence Kana and wife Cortni of Giddings; daughter, Cassie Jones and husband Mike of Houston; grandchildren, Kylie-Kay Kana and Roula Jones; six step-grandchildren; niece, Samantha Kana; and nephew, James Kana.

He was preceded in death by his mother and step-son, Raymund Lopez-Kana.

Visitation will be held Wednesday, June 9, from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. A Rosary will be recited at 7:00 p.m.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, June 10, at the Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Hostyn with Msgr. Stanley Petru and Deacon John McCourt officiating. Interment will follow in the Holy Rosary Catholic Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Hostyn.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Koenig & Strickland Funeral Home, 208 W. Pearl Street, La Grange, Texas.

Source: Koenig & Strickland Funeral Home