Doris E. Landre
Doris E., 90, died on
November 6, 2013 in Ridgewood, NJ.
Born in Flushing, Queens,
she graduated from Barnard and earned a master's degree
from Smith. She served with the Navy WAVES from 1942-45.
In a 30 year career at the Port Authority of NY and NJ,
she rose to the position of Secretary to the Board of
Commissioners, the highest ranking woman in the agency.
After retirement, she
moved to Wyckoff, where she lived for 22 years.
Miss Landre was a
longtime member of West Side Tennis Club, The Skating
Club of NY, Ridgewood Women's Club, Garden Club of NJ
and College Club of NJ.
A memorial service will
be held Thursday, November 14 at 10 AM at Christ
Episcopal Church, Ridgewood.
In lieu of flowers,
donations may be sent to Ramapo Bergen Animal Refuge, 2
Shelter Lane, Oakland, NJ 07436.
Published in The
Record/Herald News on Nov. 12, 2013