Phyllis White Landis, 80
ORRVILLE — Phyllis White Landis, age 80, of Orrville, formerly of Dalton, passed away on Thursday, January 5, 2023, at her home in Orrville.
Phyllis was born on July 4, 1942, in Washington, Pennsylvania, to the late Lester and Rosemary (Diangelo) White, graduated in the first class from Lakota High School in 1960, and studied as a Lab Technician at Washington Hospital in PA. She married Dennis Flueckiger in 1964 and later married Gerald Landis in 1988.
She worked as a Lab Technician for Wooster Community Hospital from 1962 to 1976 and then for the Wooster Clinic for 29 years, retiring in 2005.
Phyllis was a member of Augsburg Lutheran Church, where she was active with the sack lunch program. She was also a member of the American Legion, Post 282 in Orrville, and was a former 4-H advisor in Dalton. Phyllis and Jerry enjoyed many travels together to Maine, Canada, Alaska and Many places in between. She tended her flower beds and also enjoyed cooking and baking.
Phyllis is survived by her daughter, Lisa (Paul) Aucoin; son, Michael Flueckiger; two grandsons, Evan and Jack Aucoin; sister, Susan Pierce; nieces and nephews, April (Robert) Settembrine, Cari (Nick) Koukidis, and Kurt (Shannon) Brenneman; five great nephews; a great niece; many cousins; two step-daughters, Linda (Mark) Nolt and Debra (Jake) Sullivan; step-son, Karl (Sue) Landis; and many step-grandchildren and step-great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by first husband, Dennis Flueckiger; second husband, Gerald A. Landis; and step-daughter, Denise A. Kauffman.
Memorial services will be held at 12:00 Noon, on April 21, 2023, at Augsburg Lutheran Church, 140 West Water Street, Orrville, with Pastor Sue Rodgers officiating. Burial of ashes will follow at the Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery in Rittman.
Memorials may be made to Augsburg Lutheran Church, 140 West Water Street, Orrville, OH 44667, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105, stjude.org, or the Wounded Warrior Project, 600 River Ave Suite 400, Pittsburgh, PA 15212, woundedwarriorproject.org.
Auble Funeral Home in Orrville is assisting with the arrangements. Online registry and expressions of condolence may be made at www.aublefuneralhome.com.