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Calvin Louis Landis

November 25, 1944 - September 10, 2020

Calvin Louis Landis, 75, of Warwood, WV, passed away on Friday, September 10, 2020 at his residence.

He was born on November 25, 1944 in Ypsilanti, Michigan, son of the late Calvin Louis Landis and Cona Jean Eddings

Calvin was a Christian by faith, former Marshall County Deputy Sheriff, former Chief of police in Cameron, WV, former employee of C.A. House Music and Guerrero Music, former Animal Control Officer and dispatcher, retiree from the US Post Office, member of the American Legion Post 1, Purple Heart Chapter 709, Veterans Outreach in Bethlehem, and a US Navy Veteran that received a purple heart, but, Calvin’s true love was Country Music Entertaining.

In addition to his parents, he preceded in death by his step-father, Thomas Hardy, daughter, T. Denise Landis and granddaughter, Satiana Landis.

Surviving are his wife of 54 years, Mary (Burge) Landis of Warwood; children, Tracy Landis and her wife Jennifer Gilzow of St. Albans WV, Calvin (Tanya) Landis III of Moundsville, WV, Clinton (Jessica) Landis of Wheeling, Tiffany (Butch) Powell of Wheeling and Clifton (Amanda) Landis of Wheeling; two sisters, Patricia Allee of CA and Debbie (Anthony) Nichelini of CA; grandchildren, Sarah And Will Morgan, Logan, Lindsey and Lexi Landis, Tyler (Jenna) Landis, Gianna Landis, Heidi (Andrew) Woolf, Brandon, Butchie, Cali,and Shelbi Powell, Paisley Landis and Abigail Underwood and Arielle Devore; great grandchild, Harper Landis and several nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received on Sunday, September 13, 2020 from 2-4 & 6-8pm at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Elm Grove Chapel, 154 Kruger Street, Wheeling, WV where funeral services will be held on Monday, September 14, 2020 at 11am with Pastor Tim Seidler officiating.

Interment will follow at a later date at Arlington National Cemetery, VA.

Memorial contributions may be made to Helping Heroes 256 Jefferson Avenue, Moundsville, WV 26041 or to the USS Liberty Veterans Org.

Arrangements by Altmeyer Funeral Homes.

 

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Sunday, September 13, 2020

Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Location:

Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove Chapel

154 Kruger Street
Wheeling, WV 26003


Date: Sunday, September 13, 2020

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Location:

Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove Chapel

154 Kruger Street
Wheeling, WV 26003


Service Information

Date: Monday, September 14, 2020

Time: 11:00 am

Location:

Altmeyer Funeral Home - Elm Grove Chapel

154 Kruger Street
Wheeling, WV 26003


Cemetery Information

Location:

Arlington National Cemetery

Arlington, VA


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