Amos P. Landis 80, farmer, enjoyed outdoors and bird watching

By on March 5, 2014

Amos P. Landis

Amos P. Landis

Amos P. Landis, 80, of Lititz died at Lancaster General Hospital on Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014.

Born in Lancaster, he was the son of the late Walter and Ruth (Peiffer) Landis.

He was a meticulous farmer who grew cash crops and raised beef cattle on his farm.

Amos was a kind man who loved his pets, the outdoors, and bird watching. He attended Neffsville Mennonite Church and Highland Presbyterian Church.

He is survived by his two daughters: Lisa Landis of Lancaster; son: Jonathan Landis of Bird-In-Hand; brother: Daniel Landis, husband of Lois of Leola; grandchildren: Marquise Landis and Ashley McNeil; and former wife: Sara Ann Landis of Bird-In-Hand.

Amos was preceded in death by his brother: John Walter Landis and sister: Alma Myers.

A funeral service was held in the Chapel at Brethren Village, Lancaster, March 1.

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