Funeral services will be held at 5 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 31, at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Junction City, with the Rev. Dr. Timothy Roser officiating. Burial will be in Runkel Cemetery in the town of Eau Pleine at a later date.
Visitation will be at the church from 2:30 p.m. Sunday until the services.
Martens/Rembs Funeral Home assisted with arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at www.rembsfh.com.
Mr. Landwer was born Feb. 1, 1930, in Elgin, Ill., a son of the late Alvin and Laura (Leetzow) Landwer. He attended high school in Elgin.
He was married to Ruth J. Smith Oct. 23, 1948. She died Oct. 22, 2010.
After the marriage the couple settled in Elgin, Ill., and then moved to Junction City on March 17, 1957, and started their dairy farm.
While farming he worked with a contractor building houses and later was employed at Koch Refinery until his retirement.
They retired from the dairy farm in 2003.
He was an active member of St. Paul Lutheran Church where he taught Sunday School, Vacation Bible School and Adult Bible Study and sang in the church choir.
Survivors include one son, Jim (Sandy Marciniak), Junction City; four daughters, Judi (Ted) Suskey, Wisconsin Rapids, Cindy (Randy) Albert, Junction City, Sherri Dunaj, Wisconsin Rapids, and Pam (Glenn) Helminiak, Junction City; one son-in-law, Alan Carcy; three brothers, Ronald (Margaret), Plover, and David (Jean) and Dale (Betty), both of Elgin, Ill.; 17 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by one daughter in infancy; one daughter, Linda Carcy; and three grandsons.