Deaths Death Notices
LAND, JOHN D. JR.
LAND - John D. Jr. October 3, 1941-February 5, 2016 of Englewood, FL went home to be with the Lord suddenly on February 5, 2016.
Survivors include his wife of 52 years, Merilee (Herren); cherished daughter, Amy King (Land) and much loved son-in-law Kevin King of Springville NY; son, John (Kendra), Land of Clovis, NM. He was the most beloved gramps of Lexi and Jess Hackett and Weston King as well as granddaughters, Olivia and Maggie Land of New Mexico. John was the brother-in-law of Robert (Marcia) Herren and uncle to Amanda (Criss Craver) and Lydia Herren. After graduating from Delhi University with a degree in animal husbandry he went on to be a successful long time owner operator/dairy farmer which was his love and passion. Before retiring to Florida he had farmed in New York, Georgia and New Mexico. At the time of his passing he worked at NAPA, as a true farmer never retires. He was a member of New Life church, loved the Lord but is now at peace, resting in the arms of our Heavenly Father. His love, generosity and unique sense of humor will be greatly missed.