Dorothy M. Landolt


Dorothy M. Landolt, age 89 of Pocahontas, IL, died Tuesday, January 16, 2018, at Hitz Memorial Home in Alhambra, IL.

She was born on Wednesday, May 30, 1928, in Alhambra, IL, the daughter of Clemens and Alma (nee Ohren) Frank.

On Saturday, June 11, 1955, she married Clifford A. Landolt at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church, Marine, IL, who passed away on Monday, October 07, 1985.

She was a member of Saint Gertrude Catholic Church, Grantfork, IL; Altar Society at church; VFW Post 5694 Auxiliary, Highland, IL; and Madison County Farm Bureau.

Born at rural Alhambra; attended Conn County School. She worked at Moulton Bartley Shoe Factory and later Alton Box Board. After marriage they lived on and operated a grain and livestock farm together. After her husband’s tragic death she helped cater weddings and cleaned houses. She enjoyed cooking, gardening, sewing and everything associated with a farmer’s wife. Taking care of her grandchildren and attending all of their school and athletic activities was a major enjoyment.

Survivors include:
Daughter – Carole A. (Michael) Sauls, New Douglas, IL
Son – Leslie C. Landolt, Pocahontas, IL
Grandchild – Jacob R. Sauls, New Douglas, IL
Grandchild – Jesse R. Sauls, Alhambra, IL
Grandchild – Julie A. Sauls, Manhattan, KS
Sister – Hattie Keller, Waterloo, IL
Brother – Lawrence “Pat” Frank, Pierron, IL
Brother – Leonard Frank, Alhambra, IL
Sister – Agnes A. (Roland) Keller, Highland, IL.

She was preceded in death by:
Father – Clemens Ulrich “Clem” Frank
Mother – Alma Frank , nee Ohren
Husband – Clifford A. Landolt – Died 10/07/1985
Sister – Marie A. Suess – Died 11/26/2011
Sister – LaVerne Moss – Died 06/18/2001
Sister – Clementine E. “Sis” Rinderer – 01/14/2012
Brother – Alvin J. “Bud” Frank – Died 10/10/2010
Sister – Clara Heim – Died 07/03/1955
Brother – Norbert Frank – 02/17/1990
Sister – Wilma T. Welchlen – Died 12/24/2012
Brother – Clemens “Clem” Frank, Jr. – Died 06/05/1980
Brother – Duane L. Frank – Died 12/04/2004)
Brother – Elmer H. Frank – Died 3/30/2016.

Arrangements are being handled by Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland, IL.

Visitation will be held from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Thursday, January 18, 2018, and from 8:00 AM to 9:30 AM on Friday, January 19, 2018, at Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland, IL.

Funeral Mass will be at 10:00 AM on Friday, January 19, 2018, at Saint Gertrude Catholic Church in Grantfork, IL, with Fr. Pat Jakel, Pastor, St. Paul Catholic Church, Highland, IL, officiating.

Interment will be at St. Gertrude Catholic Cemetery in Grantfork, IL.

Memorial contributions may be made to Masses or Grantfork Volunteer Fire Department.

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