Funeral services for Helga Elsbeth Land, 79, of Killeen, will be at 11 a.m. today at Crawford-Bowers Funeral Home in Killeen. Burial will follow at 1 p.m. at Killeen Memorial Park.

Mrs. Land died Jan. 4, 2014. She was born May 11, 1934, in Hanau, Germany, to Augustinus Leis and Anna Schleuter Leis.

She lived in the Killeen area for 44 years. She was a military housewife and a wonderful mother to five children, a loving grandmother and great-grandmother.

She will be missed and loved and never forgotten.

Mrs. Land was preceded in death by her husband, James Albert Land Jr.; and son, Grady Terrell Land.

Survivors include her sons, Roland Land, David Land and Richard Land; daughters, Bonnie Land and Belinda Skeen; eight grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

Visitation was Wednesday at Crawford-Bowers Funeral Home in Killeen, which is in charge of arrangements. Offer condolences at

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