Remona Lansing. Submitted photo
Remona Lansing. Submitted photo

Remona Lansing, age 87, of Spring Valley, Wisconsin died Sunday, August 26, 2018 at the Spring Valley Health and Rehabilitation Center.

Mona was born October 5, 1930 to Oliver and Laverna (Parkhill) Holden in El Paso Township, Pierce County, Wisconsin. She attended Spring Valley Schools graduating with the Class of 1948.

On November 12, 1948 she married Kermit Lansing at the Martell Methodist Church in Martell Township, Wisconsin.  They lived most of their life in the Spring Valley area where they raised a family of 7 children.

Mona lived in California for a few years where she babysat and worked in a Candy Shop.  After moving back to Wisconsin she waitressed at several places including the Cardinal Café, the Crystal Bar and Ziggy’s in Spring Valley.

Preceding her in death were her parents; husband Kermit; sons Dwight, Dean and Derwin; and Dennis; daughter Delores Lansing; 2 sisters: Fern and Ellen Holden; and brother Lloyd Holden.

She is survived by children: Dawn Neidermyer of Spring Valley; Debbie Peterson of Spring Valley; Denise (Bernie) Christman of Elmwood; Dan (Sheri) Lansing of Henderson, Minnesota; and Darla Lansing of Eau Claire; nieces: Linda (Ed) Leehe of Wi Rapids; Yvonne (Skip) Anderson of Washington; and Darlene Brown of Anderson CA; in-laws: Marv (Nancy) Lansing of Knapp; John (Anita) Lansing of Madison; and Pat Swenson of River Falls; 16 grandchildren; 40 great grandchildren; many other relatives and friends.

Funeral service was on Thursday, August 30, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the Elmwood United Methodist Church in Elmwood.  Visitation was on Wednesday August 29 from 4-7 p.m. at Keehr Funeral Home, Spring Valley.

Burial was in Martell Methodist Cemetery in Martell Township, Pierce County, Wisconsin.

Keehr Funeral Home, www.keehrfuneralhome.com, Spring Valley handled arrangements.