Bosma-Renkes Funeral Home

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Obituary: Donald E. Landherr

Donald E. Landherr

July 01, 1937 - August 22, 2017

DONALD E. LANDHERR, 80, of Morrison, IL, died Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at his home.

Don was born July 1, 1937 in Morrison, IL to Harold John and Vera Edna (Rick) Landherr. He was educated in the Delhi and Macrath grade schools in rural Whiteside County and was a graduate of Morrison High School. He was a veteran of the U. S. Navy, serving on the USS Myles C. Fox DD829. He married Shirley Ann Brenner-Sanders on January 28, 2000 in Morrison. Don was employed by the former RB&W-Reliant Manufacturing in Rock Falls, IL for 34 years, retiring in 1999. Don was a member of the Morrison United Methodist Church and the Fulton Country Club. He enjoyed many hobbies: playing fast pitch softball as a pitcher for Clinton, Morrison, Milledgeville and Fulton teams, drag racing, hunting, fishing, bowling and golfing. He also enjoyed his flowers. Don will be missed by many.

Survivors include his wife, Shirley; one daughter, Pam (Randy) Harmon of Roselle, IL; one son, Chris (Janie) Landherr of Houston, TX, three step-daughters, Jenny, Carrie and Shanda; two step-sons, Kyle and Brandon; two grandchildren, Nathan and Jakob Harmon; ten step-grandchildren; six step-great grandchildren, including Brogann and Marlee; one sister, Mrs. Glenda Ingram of Morrison; two brothers, Jim (Mary Jane) Landherr of Waukesha, WI and Glenn (Donna) Landherr of Morrison.

Don was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Rudy and Lester Landherr.

Funeral Information

FUNERAL SERVICE: 10:00 A.M. Saturday, September 2, 2017, at the Morrison Chapel of the Bosma-Renkes Funeral Home, Morrison, IL

OFFICIATING: Rev. Ryan Sutton, Pastor of the Morrison United Methodist Church

VISITATION: 5:00 – 7:00 P.M. Friday, September 1, 2017, at the Morrison Chapel of the Bosma-Renkes Funeral Home

INTERMENT: Grove Hill Cemetery, Morrison, IL

Donations Information

Memorials to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and the Morrison United Methodist Church have been established.