Delores Land

Delores Josephine Land, 78, Belle, died Friday, May 25, 2018, at Crystal Oaks Nursing Home, Festus.

She was born Feb. 7, 1940, to Biaggio and Patrina (Mandino) Zangaro, in St. Louis.

She was united in marriage to Jerry Grant Land Sr., Feb. 6, 1960, at Affton.

Delores worked as a florist and enjoyed painting.

She was preceded in death by parents, Biaggio and Patrina; and brothers, Vincent and Paul Zangaro.

She is survived by sons, Jerry Land Jr. and wife Maureen, Belle, Thomas Land and wife Dina, Troy, and Jeffrey Land Sr. and wife Shelley, DeSoto; daughter, Holly Moss and husband Mark, Highland, Ill.; brother, Richard Zangaro and wife Lora, Cadet; and ten grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held Tuesday, May 29, at Gottenstroeter Chapel, Owensville, with Rev. Kevin Sullivan officiating. Interment will be in Owensville City Cemetery.Memorial contributions suggested to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital.

Arrangements entrusted to Gottenstroeter Funeral Home, Owensville.