Luella Jean Landers, 101, formerly of La Grande, passed away peacefully, surrounded by family Wednesday, February 6th in Wilsonville, Oregon. A Funeral Service will be held in her honor Saturday, February 23rd at 2:00pm at Loveland Funeral Chapel.
Jean was born March 13, 1917, in Salt Lake City, Utah and grew up in La Grande. She married Wilbur Paul Landers, her friend and constant companion on February 12, 1940. A faithful member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Jean was sealed for time and all eternity to her husband Paul, her daughters Darcia and Sherry and her son David, June 8, 1949 in the Salt Lake Temple. Jean was a devoted wife and mother who left an exemplary life of love and kindness for her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren to follow.
Jean is survived by her daughter Darcia Hing of Beaverton, OR; her son, David Landers of Hemet, CA and 13 grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband Paul and her daughter Sherry.