Joanne L. Landis
Joanne L. Landis, 80, formerly of Muncy, passed away peacefully on Friday, Jan. 27, 2012, in Hospice at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown. Her husband of 12 years, Dean Landis, passed away in 1966.
Joanne was born Feb. 7, 1931, in Williamsport, the daughter of the late Charles and Rachael (Bingaman) Bussom, and was a member of the Church of the Resurrection in Muncy. She attended St. Mary’s High School in Williamsport and was a member of the Women’s Auxiliary of the Roland Ritter Post 268 American Legion, Muncy. For the last three years, Joanne enjoyed wonderful company and care at the Moravian Kings Daughter’s Home in Bethlehem.
In addition to her husband and parents, Joanne was predeceased by a daughter, Jane, and a granddaughter, Bethann. She is survived by a daughter, Jean, and husband, James, of Bethlehem; and a son, Michael, and wife, Julie; grandchildren, Larry, Valerie, Emily, Elizabeth and Sabrina; great-grandchildren, Rachael, Shyla, Devin, Matthew, Jeremy and Jorga; sister, Margaret Whitby and husband, William, of Virginia; brothers, John Bussom and wife, Carol, of Muncy, and Nelson Bussom and wife, Penny, of Picture Rocks; and sister, Norma Phoresen and husband, Lief, of Texas.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2012, at the Church of the Resurrection, 75 Musser Lane, Muncy. The family received guests at 9:30 a.m. before the service. Interment was held at the convenience of the family at the Muncy Cemetery.
The family provided the flowers and suggests memorial contributions be made to either the non-profit Moravian Kings Daughter’s Home, 61 West Market St., Bethlehem, PA 18018, or the Church of the Resurrection, 75 Musser Lane, Muncy, PA 17756.
Expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.grenoblefuneralhome.com.