We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Crespo & Jirrels Funeral and Cremation Services
Dorothy Jane “DeDe” Van Lue Campbell, of Crosby, passed away Wednesday, June 29, 2022 at the age of 85.
Dorothy was born December 19, 1936 in South Bend, Indiana to parents James Frank and Elizabeth Agnes Guy Van Lue. She was a graduate of La Porte High School, a retired traffic manager for American Plant Food Corp, and a member of the St. Dominic Catholic Church and Catholic Daughters. Dorothy was a Master Gardener and enjoyed tending to her plants. She was also an avid Astros fan.
Ms. Campbell was preceded in death by her parents, sisters Jo Ann Brummerhop and Betty Faircloth, and brother James Frank Van Lue. She is survived by her daughter Traci Campbell Dean and husband Steven, daughter Susie Campbell, son Gary Campbell, brother William “Billy” Van Lue and wife Dottie, brother James “Bud” Van Lue, sister Charlotte Dethlefson, nine grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.
Rosary will be held at 9am and visitation will immediately follow, with Mass of Christian Burial at 10am, Tuesday, July 5, 2022, at St. Dominic Catholic Church- 8215 Reservoir Drive, Houston, TX 77049. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to be sent to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.