Born October 14, 1937 Hesson, Kansas. Died May 14, 2014 Nampa, Idaho. Raised in Indian Cove, Idaho, he went to Western High School outside Salem, Oregon and settled in the Woodburn, Oregon area. For 10 years he worked as a police officer for the city of Woodburn. Larry spent a few years working construction in Oregon and Nevada before settling in Ely, Nevada. In Ely he worked as a lieutenant at the Nevada State Prison until he retired. After he retired he moved back to Idaho settling in Nampa.
He is survived by his wife Glenna Landis (Idaho), six children - Jeff Landis, Jere Landis, Ronda (Landis) Hicks (Oregon), John Landis (Washington), Robin (Landis) Eichsteadt (California), Tara Landis (Idaho), three step-sons - Mike Dorning, Andy Hathaway (Oregon), Larry Bare (Tennessee), his siblings, and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
A service will be held at noon, on June 13th 2014 at Mid Valley Community Church, 591 Gatch St. Woodburn, Oregon, refreshments served. Burial at Adams Cemetery, Molalla, Oregon following the service.