Donald E. Landis

Donald E. Landis Sept. 13, 1932 - April 12, 2014 SOUTH BEND - Donald E. Landis, 81, of South Bend, IN passed away at 2:33 p.m. Saturday, April 12, 2014 at Harrison Terrace, Indianapolis, IN. He was born on September 13, 1932 in Detroit, MI to Howard and Meryl (Adair) Landis. On April 4, 1970 he married the former Mary Jane Baker Landis who preceded him in death on February 22, 1999. Mr. Landis is survived by his daughter, Jennifer (Andrew) Bilby of Noblesville, IN and grandson, Phillip Bilby; and son, Mark (Kim) Landis of Mishawaka, IN and their children, Alex, Liz and Tori Henderson. Mr. Landis has lived in South Bend since 1971 coming from Chicago, IL, living the last year in Indianapolis, IN. He retired in 1992 as an audit manager for Liberty Mutual Insurance. He served his country honorably in the United States Army. He was a member of the First Presbyterian Church where he served as a deacon, elder and an usher for forty-two years. A Memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 19, 2014 at the Palmer Funeral Home-Guisinger Chapel, 3718 S. Michigan St., South Bend, IN. Rev. Dr. Adelia Kelso will officiate. Friends may visit with the family one hour prior to the services. Private ennichment will take place at Southlawn Cemetery, South Bend, IN. In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Donald E. Landis may be offered to Little Star Center, 12726 Hamilton Crossing Blvd., Carmel, IN 46032. Online condolences may be sent at www.palmerfuneralhomes.com.

Funeral Home

Palmer Funeral Homes - Guisinger Chapel
3718 South Michigan Street South Bend, IN 46614
(574) 291-5880

Published in South Bend Tribune on Apr. 15, 2014