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Wayne "Cha-Cha" Land

July 18, 1955 - June 5, 2016

Wayne Madison “Cha-Cha” Land, of Norfolk, entered Eternal Life on Sunday, June 5, 2016 at the age of 60 years. He was born on July 18, 1955. He was the nicest guy you would ever meet. He loved fishing, and playing the lottery. Professionally, he worked for 28 dedicated years for Goldberg Hardware on Church Street.

“Cha-Cha” was preceded in death by his parents Arthur J. and Virginia (formerly Sawyer) Land.


Left to cherish “Cha-Cha”‘s memory are his wife of 27 years, Teressa Land (formerly Weber); son Timothy L. Land; son Stanley J. Wilkins and his wife Sherri; daughter Racheal M. Wilkins; foster child Joseph S. Teague; sister Mrs. Betty Belsha of Norfolk, VA; sister Mrs. Ann Mathias of Apopka, Florida; sister Mrs. June Wright of Norfolk, VA; and brother Eugene “Gene” Litchfield of Chesapeake, VA. Further survived by numerous friends.

Visitation for “Cha-Cha” will be held on Friday, June 10, 2016 at Altmeyer Funeral Home-Southside Chapel (5792 Greenwich Rd. Virginia Beach, VA) from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, June 11, at the funeral home at 11:00 AM. Final rest at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Norfolk, VA.

Memorial contributions appreciated to the American Cancer Society. To make a donation, please click HERE.

The Altmeyer Funeral Home-Southside Chapel is serving the family. Online condolences may be expressed by clicking the “post a condolence” button on this page.


Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Friday, June 10, 2016

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Altmeyer Funeral Home - Southside Chapel

5033 Rouse Drive
Virginia Beach, VA 23462

Service Information

Date: Saturday, June 11, 2016

Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm


Altmeyer Funeral Home - Southside Chapel

5033 Rouse Drive
Virginia Beach, VA 23462

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