It is with great sorrow that we inform of the passing of Retired Fire Suppression Technician Jodie Henry Labree who passed away on October 10, 2020.
FST Jodie H. LaBree who was born on December 4, 1930, is survived by his wife of more than 65 years Frances Burris LaBree, sons Kenneth, and Mark. Grandchildren Jason, Lauren, Kallail, Cody, and Valerie LaBree. Sister Jeanie (Starr) LaBree Palmer and sister in law Betty LaBree and numerous nieces and nephews.
FST Jodie H. Labree retired from “The Animal House” Ladder 5 in 1988 after 27 years of service. He was a lifelong resident of El Paso and a graduate of Ysleta High School. He loved sports! Both playing and watching, earning him a UTEP “ Super Fan” article. He loved the Miners, Dallas Cowboys, and the San Antonio Spurs! Anyone who knew him can attest to that! Jodie pitched for church league fastpitch softball teams for many years and also enjoyed bowling on various leagues. He loved El Paso especially the Northeast where he resided for many years.
The funeral service will be held on October 19, 2020, at 8:00 am at Funeraria del Angel Restlawn, 8817 Dyer St, El Paso, Texas. Interment will be held on October 19, 2020, at 9:00 am at Fort Bliss National Cemetery, 5200 Fred Wilson Ave, El Paso, Texas.
Rest in Peace, Sir. Thank you for your service.