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PO Box 6
Boswell, PA 15531
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Obituary for Eugene "Elf" Landis

Eugene "Elf" Landis
LANDIS, Eugene E. “Elf”, 74, N. Fork Dam Road, Jenner Township, died July 5, 2017 at home. Born November 18, 1942 in Baltimore, Maryland. Son of William H. and Beatrice M. (Vergovey) Landis. Preceded in death by parents, stepmother, Hazel (Thomas) Stufft-Yoder and brother, William J., “B.J.” Survived by wife of 28 years, former Rita (Shroyer) Gilbert. Daughters; Pamela married to Michael Shaffer, Jennerstown and Michelle, married to John Shaw, Windber; son Shawn and wife Karry, Boswell, stepchildren; Deanna (Gilbert) , married to Dean Rumsey, Johnstown; Craig Gilbert and wife Jamie, Florida and Brian Gilbert, Jerome, grandchildren; Jessica, Dalton, Matthew, Issabella, Kelsey, Cy, Erin, Lindy, Cody, Josie and Zach and several great grandchildren; brother Barry, married to Yvonne Lohr, Tire Hill and sister-in-law Madelyn Landis, Ebensburg. 1960 graduate of former J.B.J. Joint High School where he excelled in basketball. Retired truck driver for former Sheesley Concrete Company, Johnstown. Member of Polish Falcons Nest 556, Jerome and Ferndale Sportsman Club. No visitation or service. Arrangements in charge of Hoffman Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Boswell. Memorials to the Humane Society of Somerset County, Box 182, Somerset, PA 15501 would be appreciated. To express condolences, make a donation or light a candle, visit HoffmanFuneralHomes.com.
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