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Jarold Landwehr

Jarold Landwehr Jarold Landwehr

Jarold “Jerry” M. Landwehr, 90, Stratford, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020, at House of the Dove in Marshfield.

A funeral service took place at 11 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 2, 2020, at Emmanuel Lutheran Church, March Rapids where visitation was from 9 a.m. until service time. Rev. Philip Wilde presided. The family appreciated everyone wearing face masks. Burial followed at the parish cemetery and serving as pallbearers was Tim Grosbier, Chris Grosbier, Nicolas Landwehr, Scott Landwehr, Loren Landwehr and Jeremy Landwehr. Sauter/Rembs Funeral Home is assisting the family.

Jarold was born on Jan. 28, 1930, in the Town of Emmet, Marathon County, to Martin and Minnie (Schallock) Landwehr. He was baptized at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Fenwood and confirmed in the Christian faith at Emmanuel Lutheran Church of March Rapids, where he remained a member the rest of his life. In 1950 he bought his grandpa’s farm and married the love of his life, Marie Bornowski, on June 17, 1950, at St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in the Town of Wien. They farmed a few years, then bought a truck and hauled cattle for Equity Auction Barn for 13 years. He then did carpenter work for 12 years – building pole sheds and barns for other farmers. Every year, he and Marie went on a two-week trip all over the states and parts of the world. Every spring they would go fishing in Canada for a week. They also belonged to a big dance club and card club for many years.

He is survived by his wife, Marie; daughter, Nancy (John) Grosbier of Marshfield; son, Wayne (Judy) Landwehr of Phillips; five grandchildren: Tim Grosbier, Chris Grosbier, Katie Hofer, Jennifer Gack and Nicolas Landwehr; and 12 great-grandchildren. He is further survived by brothers: Willy (Ione) Landwehr and Donald (June) Landwehr; and sister, Shirley (Ernie) Johnson.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers: Raymond, Gordon, LaVern, Alan, Ivan, and Eugene; and sister, Bernice Boucher.

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