James “Jim” David Landon, 76

James “Jim” David Landon, 76, of Gilbert, AZ, formerly of Marshalltown, IA, entered into eternal life on Friday, June 19th, 2020, at home from a courageous battle with Multiple System Atrophy, a rare Parkinson’s-like Disease. His body has been donated to Research for Life. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, there will be a Celebration of Life at his home on Saturday, June 27th at 1:00pm.

He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Marilyn, of Gilbert, AZ, and children: Deborah Vrieswyk, of San Tan Valley, AZ and Michael Landon, of Mesa, AZ; 8 grandchildren and a brother, Charles (Julia) Landon, of Colorado Springs, CO.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made in his honor to the Multiple System Atrophy Coalition, 9935-D Rea Road, #212 Charlotte, NC 28277 or Sun Valley Community Church, 20271 E. Rittenhouse Rd, Queen Creek, AZ 85142.