Herbert Alton Landers

1928 ∼ 2018

Herbert Alton Landers

Herbert Alton Landers, 89, died on Friday, February 2, 2018 at his home in Oak Bluffs. He was predeceased by his wife Elsie Mae (Gross) Landers in April of 2015.

Herbert was born on October 20, 1928 and grew up in Oak Bluffs the son of Ernest and Bessie (Morgan) Landers. He attended the Oak Bluffs school and went on to working in the fishing and scalloping industry, tried some carpentry and retired from the Oak Bluffs highway department.

Herbert was skilled in and enjoyed cooking, creative drawing, oil painting, gardening along with scalloping and fishing.

He is survived by his daughter, Patricia M. Sylva and grandchildren, Sonya Joy, Brittney Gunderson, Colette Sylva, Leland Sylva, Josiah Sylva and Amy Landers; along with fourteen great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his daughter, Margaret J. Landers and his brothers, Edward, Ralph, Leslie and Arthur Landers and his sister, Marion Landers.

A graveside service will be held on Saturday, April 28 at 2:00pm in the Oak Grove Cemetery, Pacific Avenue in Oak Bluffs.


Saturday, April 28, 2018 | 2:00 PM

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Herbert Alton Landers

1928 ∼ 2018

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