Emmy Lou Landaal

Date of Death: Dec 16, 2021
Emmy Lou Landaal

1938 - 2021

Emmy Lou Landaal, 86, of Waupun, passed away December 16, 2021 at Clearview Nursing Home in Juneau.

Emmy Lou was born May 25, 1938 in Rhinelander, WI the daughter of Calvin and Lucille Checota Rush. Emmy Lou moved to Waupun with her family in 1942 and graduated from Waupun High School in 1956. She was employed as a Licensed Practical Nurse at Waupun Memorial Hospital for 25 years and Dodge County Community Health Services, Clearview North and South for 21 years and retired in 2003. Emmy Lou was very active as a Girl Scout leader for many years. She and her family enjoyed camping for several years at Willow Mill Campground near Rio, WI. She was an avid scrapbooker and loved to read. Emmy Lou was an excellent mother to her three daughters, supporting them in many activities as they went through life. She was a member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Waupun.

Emmy Lou is survived by three daughters: Julie (Rick) Roets of Waupun, Mary Ellen (Rick) Hartgerink of Waupun, and Beth (Eric) Hull of Waupun; five grandchildren: Joe (Stacy) Roets, Luke Roets (Bonnie Chamberlain), Abe Hartgerink, Abby Lou Hartgerink, and Aaron Hull; great-granddaughter, Quinnly Roets; and sister-in-law, Jean Rush of Madison.

Emmy Lou was preceded in death by her parents; and a brother Leonard Rush.


Private family services will be held.



  1. Gary and Dolly Says: December 17, 2021 at 6:16 pm

    So Sorry for your lost Emmy was a wonderful person. May God bless you and your families

  2. Julie, Mary Ellen and Beth – Just saw the news about your mom’s passing. I’m so sorry to hear this news. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your families.

    Sue and Mike Rush

  3. Barb Klossner Says: December 19, 2021 at 8:41 am

    Was happy to know Emmy, Always a hello and a wave at the Campground. Always sitting on her deck with a kind wave. Rest in Peace Emmy you will be missed!

  4. Emmy was a special person and will be remembered by many.

  5. Marlene ( Pluim) Schlagel Says: December 20, 2021 at 2:05 pm

    So sorry to hear about your mother we were friends so many years ago she was very kind and loving person

  6. Sharon Oppermann Says: December 20, 2021 at 9:30 pm

    So sorry for your loss, Emmy was always such a sweet lady R.I.P.

  7. Jay D. Graff Says: December 21, 2021 at 5:53 am

    Emmy was an extremely stable person no matter what life through at her. You all have deepest sympathies. If there is any thing I can do please do not be afraid to ask

  8. Nancy La Charite Says: December 21, 2021 at 11:10 am

    I am very sorry for the loss of your mother. I am going to miss her a lot. She was a beautiful lady inside and out. I will always cherish the memories I had with her.

  9. Janet feucht Says: December 31, 2021 at 6:39 pm

    So sorry for your loss. Emmy was a special person she was a supernurse She will be missed dearly

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