Dylen W. “Bear” Gordon


Dylen W. “Bear” Gordon, 28, Ames, Iowa, formerly of Centralia, passed away Monday, June 20, 2022, at his home. He was born Oct. 6, 1993, in Columbia.

He is survived by his parents Margo and Tim Vanlandingham of Sturgeon, and Kenny and Tammy Griggs of Centralia; his siblings Trey, Raven, Kane, McKenzie, Kyle and his wife Cheyenne, Grace, Hunter and Lane; his grandparents;; three nieces and nephews; other relatives and many dear friends.

A celebration of life will be from 6-9 p.m. Saturday, June 25, at the Oliver Funeral Home in Centralia.

Memorial contributions may be made to the family, payable to: Oliver Funeral Home, P.O. Box 125, Centralia, MO 65240. Condolences may also be made to the family at www.oliverfuneralhome.net.