James Charles Landherr

James Charles Landherr

Rose Creek, Mower County, Minnesota, USA
Death 13 Oct 1979 (aged 25)
Watertown, Codington County, South Dakota, USA
Burial Rose Creek, Mower County, Minnesota, USA
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James Charles Landherr was born Oct. 29, 1953, in Rose Creek, son of Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Landherr.

He attended St. Peter's Catholic School, Rose Creek High School, graduating in 1971, and Austin Area Vocational-Technical Institute for one year.

He was employed by Arcon Construction, Mora, Minn., as a cement finisher for three years. He was a member of Building and construction Trades Union Local 132 and Moose Lodge 1180, Austin. He was an avid outdoors-man and loved to hunt, fish and trap.

James was killed in a one-car accident while working near Watertown, S.D. at 3:15 p.m. on Oct. 13, 1979.

He is survived by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Landherr; four brothers, Steven, Gary, Jeffrey and Brian Landherr, Rose Creek; a sister, Mrs. Daniel (Janet) Nelsen, Rose Creek; a sister-in-law, Mrs. Patricia Landherr, Rose Creek; a brother-in-law, Daniel Nelsen, Rose Creek; grandmothers, Mrs. Katherine Landherr, Rose Creek, Mrs. Mable Schema, Faribault; a nephew, Jason Nelsen, Rose Creek; aunts; uncles; cousins.

Funeral services were held Oct. 17, 1979, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Peter's Church, Rose Creek, Rev. Michael Hoeppner officiating. Interment was in St. Peter's Cemetery with Mayer Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Henry and Tim Cress were singers and Mrs. Martin Landherr, organist. Pallbearers were Jim's cousins, Chris and Joe Landherr, Rose Creek, Nick Landherr, Lake City, Minn., Tom, Tony and John Schema, Faribault.

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  • Created by: Janet Stephenson
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  • Find A Grave Memorial 167349827
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Charles Landherr (29 Oct 1953–13 Oct 1979), Find A Grave Memorial no. 167349827, citing Saint Peters Cemetery, Rose Creek, Mower County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by Janet Stephenson (contributor 46853083) .