Martin Stanton Landis passed away Friday July 26, 2019 at the age of 90. He was born on October 29, 1928 in Chicago, Illinois to the late Elmer and Violet Martin. He will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 7 years Alice Porter, daughter Emily Dennis, son Gregory (Debra) Landis, step-children Martha Porter, Margaret Porter, David Porter; grandchildren Drew (Chrissa) Landis, Christopher Landis, Jacob Dennis, Aaron Dennis, step-grandchildren Anna and Maggie Porter and two great grandchildren Matilda and Bryson Landis. He was preceded in death by his wife Nancy Landis, son Jeffrey Landis, son-in-law David Dennis and step-son Charles Porter.
Martin grew up in Gary, Indiana graduating from Emerson High School and attended Northwestern University, Iowa Wesleyan College and Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine. He was an Osteopathic Physician in general practice for 10 years and radiology for 42 years. He was a past Rotary President in Flat Rock, Emeritus Member of the American Osteopathic Board of Radiology and was a long time member of Grace Episcopal Church.
A memorial service will be held 11:00 AM on Tuesday, August 6 at Grace Episcopal Church, 1815 Hall St. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506 with visitation one hour prior to the service. Luncheon at Cascade Country Club to follow. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in his name may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association or to the Covenant Living of the Great Lakes Benevolent Fund.
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