Landon Lee Beresford
Born: June 6, 2008
Died: August 24, 2019
Date: Thursday, August 29
Time: 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Location: Schroeder & Sites Funeral Home, Northwood
Date: Friday, August 30
Time: 11:00 a.m.
Location: United Methodist Church, Northwood
Location: Sunset Rest Cemetery
Landon Lee Beresford, beloved son of Andrew and Cora Beresford of Northwood passed early on the morning of August 24, 2019 at his home.
Landon was born on June 6, 2008 in Mason City to Andrew Beresford and Danielle Colby. Landon suffered severe brain damage at birth resulting in cerebral palsy.
Landon’s favorite place to be was on a boat which he was able to enjoy many times during family trips to the cabin and Okoboji. He also enjoyed listening to his radio in his room or sitting in his favorite chair surrounded by his family and friends.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by three sisters: Lillian, Sophia, and Courtney and one brother, Beau; grandparents and many uncles, aunts, and cousins. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather Jerry Colby and an uncle Spc. Dustin Colby.
Funeral services were held at United Methodist Church in Northwood on Friday, August 30, 2019 with burial following at Sunset Rest Cemetery.
The family would like to extend special thanks to Officer Knudson, all of the first responders, and Mitchell Schroeder of Schroeder & Sites, along with all of the doctors and caregivers who helped throughout the years with Landon’s care.