Meadville Tribune

June 16, 2014

William Robert Landis

Meadville Tribune

STATESVILLE, N.C. — William Robert Landis, 80, of Statesville, N.C., passed away on Friday, June 13, 2014, at Gordon Hospice House in Statesville. William was born on April 19, 1934, in Newark, N.J., a son of the late Ray and Sadie Landis.

William was a pattern maker for Lake Shore Industries of Erie. He enjoyed hunting, bass fishing, Xbox and being outdoors. He was also a member of Misery Bay Bass Masters in Erie.

Those left to cherish his memory are his wife, Ethel Elizabeth Jones Landis; sons, Gerald William Landis and wife, Patricia, of Union City, Kemp Ray Landis of Erie, and Robert James Landis of Statesville; sisters, Lala and Jean; grandchildren, Samuel, Jerramiah, Renee, Jordon, Kayla, Tiffany, Nicolas and Joshua; and great-grandchildren, Adrianna and Aidan.

Carolina Cremation of Salisbury and Charlotte is assisting the Landis family. Online condolences may be made at