CLIFTON SPRINGS - Felix J. Landschoot, age 95, passed away on Wednesday (October 15, 2014) at the Clifton Springs Hospital Nursing Home.
Friends may call Wednesday (October 22) from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Patrick Funeral Home, 26 West Main Street, Clifton Springs. A Funeral Mass will be held 10:00 a.m. Thursday (October 23) at St. Felix Church. Burial will be in St. Agnes Cemetery with full military honors.
In lieu of flowers friends may contribute to the St. Peter's Parish Memorial Fund, Clifton Springs Hospital and Clinic or the Midlakes High School Theater Experience in Felix's memory.
Felix was born March 13,1919 in Clifton Springs the son of the late John and Mary (Maslyn) Landschoot and had lived in Clifton Springs all of his life. He served in the U.S. Army Air force during W.W.II. Felix was a member of St. Felix Church. He was an avid hunter and fishermen. Felix was a past president of the Clifton Springs Rotary Club and received the Paul Harris Fellowship award. He was an active volunteer for many years in the Clifton Springs Community. He was retired from Wrights Components. Felix was a musician since the age of thirteen, performing with the Clyde Saxton Band, For Dancers Only and other various bands. He was a member of the Ontario County Conservation Club and was a Village of Clifton Springs Trustee from 1958 to 1961. Felix was a loving father, grandfather, great grandfather and friend. He will be sadly missed.
Felix is survived by his children, Michael Landschoot, Peter Landschoot, Susan Schueckler, John (Kim) Landschoot, and Barbara Landschoot; grandchildren, Erin, Kyle (Brittany), Tara, Kelly, Abbey, Michael, Maria, Maggie, Troy, Brady, and Noelle; great grandsons, Ryan and Owen; sister, Arlene (Donald) Lee, and several nieces and nephews.
Felix is predeceased by his wife, Roberta in 1971 and brother, Stanley "Pete" Landschoot.
Published in Finger Lakes Times from Oct. 19 to Oct. 21, 2014.