Stephen Ray Dellahoussaye was born on April 17, 1974 in Beaumont, Texas to Brenda Greene and Ronald Dellahoussaye, Sr. He passed on to Glory at the tender age of 36 on Saturday, February 5, 2011. Stephen graduated from Central High School in 1992 and attended Prairie View A & M University where he studied Chemical Engineering. He continued his studies at Lamar University. He was a former employee of Central Medical Magnet High School as a substitute teacher and tutored math and science in the evenings and weekends to various middle school, high school and college students. Stephen was baptized and received the Sacraments of Communion and Confirmation at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church. He was a very active Lecturer, proclaiming the word with his strong deep voice. Stephen was a member of the Knights of Peter Claver Council 28 and held offices as Junior Knight Commander and Treasurer. He was also a member of the Emerging Leaders of the Knights of Peter Claver. Stephen leaves to cherish his memories with his loving, caring and devoted mother Brenda Greene; children, Kiera, Isaac and Kaylyn Dellahoussaye of Beaumont and Nigel Burkhalter of Houston, Tx; brothers, Ronald Dellahoussaye, Jr. and Nijeray Hopkins; sisters, India Dellahoussaye and Nyshala Hopkins all of Beaumont; paternal grandmothers, Lee Ester Dellahoussaye and Barbara Dellahoussaye; god-parents, Karen Thomas and Kevin Bell; god-sister, Sasha Thompson; a special cousin, John Curtis; numerous relatives and friends. Stephen was preceded in death by his father, Ronald Dellahoussaye, Sr., maternal grandparents, George and Florence Greene and paternal grandfather, Henry Dellahoussaye. Celebration of Life services for Stephen will began with a visitation from 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm at Comeaux Community Funeral Chapel on Friday, February 11, 2011. On Saturday, February 12, 2011 at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church (780 Porter St.) there will be a visitation from 8:00 am - 10:00 am, the Rosary will began at 10:00 am. The Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11:00 am. Until The Trumpet Sounds Stephen Shall Rest Peacefully at Live Oak Memorial Park under the professional direction of Comeaux Community Funeral Chapel.
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Published in The Beaumont Enterprise on Feb. 10, 2011