Ralph Edward Landis, loving husband and father, passed away peacefully on August 26th, 2020 at the age of 80 after a ten-year hard-fought battle with multiple myeloma.
Ed was born on December 19th, 1939 to Ralph and Marion Landis in Sellersville, Pennsylvania. He was a smart and successful businessman that owned various companies throughout his life including REL Trucking in Montgomeryville, Pennsylvania, Tawney’s Auto Body Shop in Havre de Grace, Maryland, and Windows on Main Restaurant in NorthEast, Maryland. Ed continued his strong work ethic even in retirement by working for a local car dealership, Mullinax Ford, in Apopka, Florida for over 15 years.
Ed was a strong, caring man of faith with many dear friends that he cherished. He regularly enjoyed boating, golfing, and socializing with his friends and family. Ed is loved and remembered for his sense of humor.
Ed was preceded in death by his father, Ralph, his mother, Marion, and his sister, Eileen.
Ed is survived by his loving wife Barbara Osborne-Landis and their wonderful family: Son Craig Landis of Pottstown, Pennsylvania; Daughter Jill (Lisa) Landis and their six children Lyndsey, Briana, April, Adrian, Avery, and Alex Edward of East Hampton, Massachusetts; Stepson Billy (Kristine) Osborne and their two daughters Chloe and Stella of Longwood, Florida; Brother Donald (Gloria) Landis of Ephrata, Pennsylvania; Sister Joan (Ron-deceased, 2017) Bauman of Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Sister Mary (Daryl) Thomas of Carrollton, Texas. Ed was loved dearly by many friends and his extended family.
A Celebration of Life to honor Ed will be announced at a later date.
The family asks that all remembrances be made to:
Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation