Grand Rapids, Michigan
Born March 28, 1929, in Williams County, Ohio, to Fred and Helen (Long) Landel; she went to be with her Lord on Saturday, September 26, 2015, at age 86.
Anita was a graduate of the Henry Ford Hospital School of Nursing. She retired from Olin Memorial Health Center at MSU after 25 years of service. She was a member of First United Methodist Church in Lansing and the Golden K Kiwanis Club. Anita was a graduate of the Clown School at L.C.C. and was known as “Emerald” the Clown.
Survivors include: three children, Jon F. (Holly) Monroe, Caroll Lynn Monroe, and Susan Marie (Monroe) Rose; two grandchildren, Justin LeBlanc and Danielle (Shane) Brewer; and great-grandson, Nash Christopher Brewer, along with many nieces, nephews and other extended family members.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Keith DeLashmutt; brother, Dennis Landel; and three sisters, Thelma Harrold, Kathryn Bruot and Betty Nichols.
The family would like to extend a heartfelt “thank you” to the staff of Clark Retirement Community in Grand Rapids for providing such excellent care. In lieu of flowers, the family desires that contributions be made to the Clark Retirement Community Employee Christmas Fund.
Memorial service: Clark Retirement Community – chapel, 1551 Franklin SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506, Saturday, October 10, 2015, 1:00 p.m. Her final resting place will be Maple Grove Cemetery in Edgerton, Ohio.
Condolences may be left for her family at www.EstesLeadley.com.