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“So sorry to hear of Emme passing. We have been friends for 50 years, especially in scouting when my husband was scouting commissioner. Rest in...Read More »
1 of 5 | Posted by: Annie Dumouchelle - Trentin, MI

“You were loved so much Auntie and such a special great Aunt to my girls April and Candice. Rest in peace sweet angel. ”
2 of 5 | Posted by: Cheryl Courson - Beaumont, CA

“Uncle Roy, Roy, Claudia, and Stephen, I am absolutely heartbroken to hear of Aunt Emma's passing. You are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
3 of 5 | Posted by: Mandy Meeker - Wheelersburg, OH

“Emma was the take charge kinda gal. Beautiful heart, compassionate, and caring spirit. We had the pleasure of being her next door neighbor for 12...Read More »
4 of 5 | Posted by: Margaret Meiers - Trenton, MI

“I remember Mrs. Landberg from. St. Timothy. Her son was a classmate! Mrs. Landberg always made each and everyone of us feel special. Lovely person!...Read More »
5 of 5 | Posted by: Sue Glazewski-Nance


Landberg, Emma M., age 96, of Trenton, Michigan, died Monday, April 24, 2017 at home. She was born January 5, 1921 in Portsmouth, Ohio, the daughter of Stephen and Helena Kielmar. Emma was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Trenton, Michigan. She was preceded in death by three brothers, Robert, Richard and Stephen Kielmar, and two sisters, her twin sister Edna Kielmar and Mary (Kielmar) Grooms. She is survived by her husband, Roy E. Landberg, her sons, Roy E. Landberg Jr. (and his wife Claudia) and Stephen J. Landberg (and his late wife Deborah), three grandchildren, two step-grandchildren, and two great grandchildren, her sister Helen (James) Courson, and her brother Louis (Freda) Kielmar.

Emma served as a nurse in the U.S. Navy during World War II, stationed in New York and Florida. She was a tireless volunteer in her community, serving for over 20 years as a Boy Scout leader, and donated over 15,000 volunteer hours at Beaumont Southshore Hospital. Emma was a founding member of the New Horizon Senior Club in Trenton, and was a Soroptimist "Woman of the Year". She left school in the sixth grade during the depression, but later completed her high school GED diploma at the age of 73. She was a blessing to many, and will be missed by all who knew her.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Emma's life may be made to the Michigan Humane Society