On May 14th Wesley Moore Langdon, Jr., age 91 and former Durham resident of 4016 Bristol Road, died peacefully in St. Petersburg, FL. Born in Hornersville, Missouri, he was the son of the late Mildred Elizabeth Huff Langdon and Wesley Moore Langdon, Sr. Mr. Langdon served in Saipan during WW II in the U.S. Army. He was a graduate of Oklahoma University, with B.S. and L.L.D. degrees. Mr. Langdon was retired from the Crum & Forster Insurance Company, where he was Southeast Regional Claims Manager. He was preceded in death by his wife, Eleanor Fowler Langdon on May 28, 1962.
Surviving are two daughters; Lizbeth L. Videau and husband, Jean-Mary of Durham and Suzanne L. Ekborg and husband, Goran of Reston, VA and four grandchildren; Denise Connett of San Francisco, CA., Elise Connett of New York City, Patrick Videau and Nina Videau both of Durham.
Graveside services will be held 2PM Friday, June 2, 2006 at Maplewood Cemetery, Section 14. The Rev. David Ward will preside.
The family will receive friends after the service at the home of his daughter, Lizbeth Videau.
In lieu of flowers, memorials in the name of Mr. Langdon may be made to the charity of one