December 17, 1930 - September 23, 2020
Katie LeRendu, 89, of Port Republic, VA passed away on Wednesday, September 23, 2020 at her daughter's, Linda Cregger, residence. She was born in Saltville, VA on December 17, 1930, a daughter of the late Noah and Cleo Compton. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Lesley W. LeRendu. She had spent most of her life in Southwest Virginia and had lived in Elizabethton, TN for three years prior to moving to Port Republic, VA in 2019. Katie loved to go to church, was a wonderful prayer warrior, and was a member of Full Gospel Lighthouse Tabernacle in Elkton, VA. She was a caregiver of all her grandchildren and loved all her family and doing whatever she could for others. She is survived by ten children, Patsy Jean LeRendu Williams of Williamsport, MD, James Lee LeRendu of Kearneysville, WV, Joyce Ann LeRendu Threadgill of Harpers Ferry, WV, Linda Sue LeRendu Cregger of Port Republic, VA, Judy Louise LeRendu Perry of Chilhowie, VA, Leslie Allen LeRendu of Kearneysville, WV, Dinah Kay LeRendu Hamm of Glade Spring, VA, Michael Bower LeRendu of Chilhowie, VA, Margaret Ann LeRendu Combs of NC, and Peggy Belinda LeRendu Davis or Chilhowie, VA; three sisters, Mary Green of Harpers Ferry, WV, Shirley Pauley of Hedgesville, WV, and Tilda Collins of Inwood, WV; one brother, Joseph "Bucky" Compton of Wytheville, VA; 32 grandchildren, 62 great grandchildren, 19 great great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm Monday, September 28, 2020 at Garrett Funeral Home with Joel Brown, minister, officiating. The funeral service will be conducted at 11:00 am Tuesday, September 29, 2020, in the Riverview Chapel at Garrett Funeral Home with Pastors Ron and Andrew Spencer officiating. The committal service and interment will follow at Rush Creek Cemetery in Glade Spring, VA. Her grandsons will serve as pallbearers. Condolences for the family may be sent and viewed by visiting www.garrettfuneralhome.com. Mrs. LeRendu and her family are in the care of Garrett Funeral Home, 203 N. Shady Ave., Damascus, VA 24236; ph.#: (276) 475-3631.
Katie LeRendu, 89, of Port Republic, VA passed away on Wednesday, September 23, 2020 at her daughter's, Linda Cregger, residence. She was born in Saltville, VA on December 17, 1930, a daughter of the late Noah and Cleo Compton. In addition... View Obituary & Service Information
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