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327 West King Street
Martinsburg, WV 25401
Phone: 304-263-8896
Fax: 304-263-9248
Lester Landis

Lester Landis

Saturday, October 8th, 1932 Thursday, November 14th, 2019

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Obituary for Lester L. Landis Sr.

Lester L. Landis, Sr., 87, of Falling Waters passed away on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at Doey’s House in Hagerstown, MD.

Born October 8, 1932 in Marlowe, WV he was the son of the late Leroy Landis and Grace Tosten Landis.

After attending local schools, he served in the US Army during the Korean War. Upon leaving the service he went to work for Old National Bank and after working for over 39 years he retired from BB&T. He was a life-long member of Bedington United Methodist Church.

He enjoyed the outdoors, hunting, yard and estate sales. He also enjoyed making his butterscotch cookies as a family Christmas tradition.

He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Rachel McKee Landis and sons, Lester L. Landis, Jr., Dorothy, and Marian; Lynn Landis, Lisa, Adam, Brittany, Dezirae and Kevin Farrell, Chris, Angie, Haiden, and Moxie; Larry Landis; and two brothers, Norman and Jerry.

Family will receive friends on Sunday, November 17, 2019 from 6:00PM to 8:00PM at Brown Funeral Home.

Funeral service will be held on Monday, November 18, 2019 at 11:30AM at Brown Funeral Home with Rev. Scott Summers officiating. Interment will be private.

In lieu of flowers the family is requesting donations be made to Bedington United Methodist Church, 580 Bedington Road, Martinsburg, WV 25404.

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    Sunday, November 17th, 2019 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Brown Funeral Home
    327 West King Street
    MARTINSBURG, WV
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    Sunday, November 17th, 2019
    6:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Service

    Monday, November 18th, 2019 | 11:30am
    Brown Funeral Home
    327 West King Street
    MARTINSBURG, WV
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Monday, November 18th, 2019
    11:30am
    Interment will be private.
    Officiant
    Rev. Scott Summers

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May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time,
May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

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Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.
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US Army Veteran, Lester L. Landis, Sr., is “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †
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