Earl Landis

  • Died: September 27, 2018
  • Location: Fort Wayne, Indiana

D O McComb and Sons - Pine Valley

1320 East Dupont Rd.
Fort Wayne, IN 46825

Tel. (260) 426-9494

Tribute & Message From The Family

Earl Landis, 91, passed away surrounded by family, September 27, 2018. Earl served during World War II as a Seaman First Class in the United States Navy. He then worked for Essex Wire for 36 years before retiring in 1982. Earl and his wife, Doris, retired early so they could enjoy travelling and antiquing. They spent their winters in Texas for many years. Earl is survived by children, Theresa Stang of Albion, IN, Kathy Horvath of Fort Wayne, IN, Jeff (Mary) Landis of Decatur, GA, Mark (Mindy) Landis of Fort Wayne, Sheila (Tom) Hogan of McCordsville, IN, and Annette (Dennis) Weaver of Dacula, GA, 14 grandchildren, and 16 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Doris, of 50 years, parents James and Ilan Landis, two brothers and seven sisters. Services at D.O. McComb and Sons Pine Valley Park- 1320 E Dupont Rd 46825 Monday October 1, 2018 at 10 am with calling an hour prior. Visitation also at the funeral home Sunday September 30, 2018 from 2 pm to 6 pm. Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society- Indiana Chapter 111 East Ludwig Rd Ste 150, Fort Wayne, IN 46825.


Condolence & Memory Journal

Theresa, Mark and Keith. You have my sincere condolences on the passing of your father and grandfather. May he rest in peace.

Posted by Darrell Botts - Fort Wayne, IN   September 30, 2018

Jeff and Mark,

Sorry to read of your father's passing. I remember you talking years ago about your parents dream of early retirement, traveling and antiquing. So glad they got to do that.

Our thoughts are with you.

Posted by Tim Fultz - Angola, IN - Friend   September 29, 2018


Sorry for the loss of a wonderful man. He will be greatly missed by many.

Posted by Angela Stockert - Fort Wayne, IN   September 29, 2018

My heart broke when I heard he passed!! My thoughts and prayers to his family.

Posted by Renee Dawson - Ft wayne, IN - Friend   September 28, 2018

I always thought Earl was one of the good guys. I am sorry he is gone, but I believe he is in a better place now. I hope the family can find comfort in this time of grief.

Posted by Chuck Phelps - Indianapolis, IN - Family   September 28, 2018

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