Sylvia “Darlene” Lander, 80, of Fulton passed away on Friday, September 22, 2017, at Fulton Nursing and Rehab.

She was born in Callaway County on March 23, 1937, the daughter of the late Kurtz and Alta (Adams) Frey.

Darlene was united in marriage to Harold R. (Bob) Lander on May 13, 1953.  He preceded her in death on April 8, 1996.

Darlene loved to travel and was a member of Harmony Baptist Church.   She was also a member of the VFW Auxiliary.  Her favorite past-time was spending time with her family and friends.

Darlene will be sadly missed and fondly remembered by her son, Tony Lander (Frankie) of Fulton; daughter, Java Harrison (Terry) of Fulton, and Tia Winingear of Fulton; grandchildren, Robbie Harrison (Courtney), Candi Wood (Jason) Katie Warden, Larry Cottom (Connie), and Lori Fennewald, all of Fulton, Debbie Stout (Robert) of Columbia, and Sue Johnson (Gerald) of Centralia; fifteen great-grandchildren, and six great-great-grandchildren.  Darlene is also survived by her special friend, Russell Brewer.

Along with her parents and husband, Darlene was preceded in death by son-in-law, Gary Winingear; and grandson, Donnie Winingear.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at Maupin Funeral Home in Fulton with Pastors Mike Crowson and David Coleman officiating.  The family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at the funeral home.  Interment will be in Callaway Memorial Gardens.

Memorial donations are suggested to Side Out Foundation, a cause benefiting breast cancer, the Fulton High School Volley Ball Team will be supporting at their game on October 5, 2017.  Donations can be sent to Maupin Funeral Home, 301 Douglas Boulevard, Fulton, MO 65251.

Condolences may be left for the family on this site.

To view Darlene's video, please click the following link

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Cheri Mills

I'm so sorry to hear about your loss. May the Lord be with you all through this with guidance, and comforting hands. Thanks for sharing the video, I loved watching it.

 Posted September 27, 2017 - 12:18pm
Sandra Lavy

Robbie, Sorry to hear of the loss of your Grandmother. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.

Sandy Lavy

 Posted September 25, 2017 - 11:34am
Martha Newsom

So sorry for your loss

 Posted September 24, 2017 - 4:12pm
Dexter and Judy Holmes

sorry for the loss of Aunt Darlene...thoughts and prayers for your families..

 Posted September 23, 2017 - 2:30pm
Brenda Saxe

So sorry to hear of the passing of Darlene. May the Lord bless each of you with comfort.

 Posted September 23, 2017 - 12:02am

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