Friday, May 02, 2014

Obituary - Landis

Eugene B. Landis of Marlton passed away peacefully Friday, Feb. 28, 2014, at the Wiley Home in Marlton. He was 86.

Born in Camden, he was the son of the late Roland and Marion Landis.

A resident of Medford Lakes for many years where he raised his family, he is a retired school teacher with the Delran Public School system where he taught for 26 years.

A graduate of Temple University with his Master's Degree in Education he also served as a medic in the U.S. Army during World War II. He enjoyed hiking, jogging, Olympic weightlifting, solving cryptograms, doing the family genealogy and making his world famous soup for family and friends.

While at Wiley he was involved in many activities including ORANGE, WWII meetings, fundraising and holiday events.

He was the husband of Dorothy Landis and the father of Bill Manos (Catherine), John Landis, Sandy Horn (Bob), Dawn Stewart (Bruce), Terri Crabb (Warren) and Jennifer Boswick (Keith). He is also survived by numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nephews and nieces.

He was the father of the late Cathy Gideon.

Relatives and friends are invited to greet the family from 5 to 6 p.m., Monday, March 10, at the Wiley Church, 99 E. Main Street, Marlton, N.J., where his Memorial Service will be held at 6 p.m. The family will greet friends after the service.

In lieu of other expressions of sympathy the family has requested donations to Wiley Home, 99 E. Main Street, Marlton, NJ 08053.

Bradley & Stow Funeral Home,


Burlington County Times - March 1, 2014


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