Dr. Eugene John Landry
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Dr. Eugene John Landry of Lake Wales, FL passed away February 17, 2020. He was born April 14, 1925 in Dexter, ME; he moved to Lake Wales from Moline in 2000. He was a retired Podiatric surgeon & served as a deacon at the St. Joseph's Catholic Church. Dr. Landry was a veteran of World War II, serving in the U.S. Army as a medic under George Patton. He was a member of the American Legion, VFW, Catholic Foresters, Knights of Columbus, AMA, Rotary Int'l, Kiwanis & Elk's Club. He also served as president of the Library Board of Moline & a U.S. Air Force chaplain. John was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy Landry in 2011. Survivors include his children, Dr. Michelle Palmer (Troy) of CA, Dr. John M. Landry (Margie) & Tim Landry both of FL; & 2 grandchildren, Dr. Marissa Palmer & John Carlos Landry. Funeral service will be at St. Joseph's Catholic Church with Bishop John Noonan officiating. Interment will be held at Florida National Cemetery with military honors. Donations may be sent to St. Joseph's Memorial Fund (532 Avenue M, NW, Winter Haven, FL 33881). Webcast on 2/20/20 at