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Gary Landers

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Landers, Gary J.

Gary J. Landers, 64 of Appleton died Thursday May 15, 2014 at Appleton Medical Center. He was born in Appleton, July 1, 1949, son of the late James and Shirley (Prink) Landers. Gary struggled with Multiple Sclerosis for over 30 years.

Gary attended Appleton West High School. He worked at General Beverage in Oshkosh for many years, until he could no longer work due to his MS. Gary had a great passion for corvettes, he owned several. He also loved music, either rock n roll or the blues. He especially enjoyed listening to Johnny Winter. Gary enjoyed his daily cribbage game, and sharing stories about the good ol' days.

Gary is survived by his brother, Patrick Landers; two nephews, Jason Landers (special friend, Dana Brockman), and Jeff (Christy) Landers; two nieces, Heather Landers (special friend, Todd Schimmers), and Sheila Landers Braun (fiancé, Mike Becker); sister-in-law, Donna Jonen Landers; seven cousins, Dustin, Kayla Landers, Keegan Knudsen, Parker, Kal Schimmers, Michael Becker, and Brennan Gilson; and many other friends and relatives. He was further preceded in death by his grandparents, Thomas and Alice Landers; and a niece Mary Ann Landers.

Funeral service for Gary will be 7:00 PM on Wednesday May 21, 2014 at VALLEY FUNERAL HOME, with Rev. Mike Huff officiating. Visitation will be at the funeral home on Wednesday at 6:00 PM until the hour of service. Burial will be at Highland Memorial Park, Appleton. In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established.

Gary's family would like to thank the entire staff at Country Terrace, for their wonderful care and compassion over the years.


Published in Appleton Post-Crescent on May 18, 2014
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