Gary Zancanelli, Jr., founder and owner of of Red Door Woodfired Grill, which began in Leawood and has grown several other locations around the metro, has died.
Zancanelli, fondly known as “Zanc” by friends and loved ones, died on Jan. 9 in Arizona, according to his family. He was 56 years old.
He opened the first Red Door Grill location in Leawood almost 10 years ago in 2013. Since then, four other locations in the metro have opened up in Lenexa, Overland Park, Liberty and Brookside.