Representative John R. Landon View All Years

Compiled Historical Information
Date of Death: 7/29/2021
Party Affiliation: Republican
Assemblies Served:
House: 85 (2013) - 89 (2021)
Home County: Polk
John R. Landon
Polk County


Serving fifth term in House.


Agriculture business and real estate.


Graduated from West Marshall High School. Received B.S. in agriculture business from Iowa State University.

Military Service

Enlisted in Navy Seabees and served in Vietnam with honorable discharge.

Memberships and Activities

Member of Ankeny Area Chamber of Commerce and an active leader in Polk County Republicans. Served as a Cub Scout Pack 87 leader and Boy Scout Troop 188 leader over a 12-year period. Served as a church deacon and stewardship committee leader at Cornerstone Baptist Church in Ankeny.

Birth and Residence

Born in 1950 in Marshalltown and raised near State Center. Resides in Ankeny.

Family Members

Wife, Marvis; one son, one daughter, and two grandchildren.

Text above from Iowa Official Register/Other
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