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Donald Gary Lange

September 15, 1945 April 16, 2019
Donald Gary Lange
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Obituary for Donald Gary Lange

Donald Gary Lange, 73 years old, passed away at his home in Menomonie, WI on April 16, 2019. Don was born on September 15, 1945 in Stanley, WI to John and Hattie Lange. Don was raised in Augusta, WI where he was very actively involved in sports through high school. Don met his wife Patricia (Rahl) in high school and were married in 1963. Don joined the Air force and served 4 years with one year in Korea. Don and Pat later moved to Cadott, WI where they raised their family. They moved to Ellsworth, WI after their children were out of school, and eventually moved to Menomonie when Don began driving truck for Walmart.
Don loved to spend time with his family and friends. He enjoyed the outdoors either hunting, fishing or sitting around a campfire. Don was a truck driver for most of his life, he was a Driver training instructor for Monson Truck Lines in Red Wing, MN and at the Chippewa Valley Technical College. After retirement he still enjoyed traveling around country with his wife Pat. Don was very active with the Menomonie Lions Club, and with the United Methodist Church of Menomonie.
Don is survived by his wife Pat (Rahl) and 3 children: Tom and Chris (Hehli) Lange, Eau Claire; Teresa (Lange) and Don Johnson, Menomonie; Tim and Alisha (Woodcock) Lange; Fall Creek. They have 6 grandchildren, Andy (Amanda) Lange, Jena Lange, Ben Lange; Brittany Johnson, Dominic Johnson, and Hunter Lange. Two great grandchildren, Bernadette and Walter Lange. His sister Bette Hulbert, his sisters-in-law Mona Rahl, Suzie (Rahl) DeBusman (George), Jenny (Rahl) Klopp (Keith), Carol (Reinke) Lange, brother-in-law Gene Rahl (Marty Wheeler), and many nieces and nephews.
Don is proceeded in death by his parents, his brother Bob Lange, and his oldest infant son Little Don.
Funeral Services will be held at 2:30 PM on Tuesday, April 23rd, 2019 at the Cadott United Methodist Church in Cadott, WI. Interment with Military Honors will be in the West Lawn Cemetery Augusta, WI.
Visitation will be from 4:00-8:00PM on Monday, April 22, 2019 at the Leiser Funeral Home in Cadott and also One hour prior to the Services Tuesday at the Church.

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4:00 PM 4/22/2019 4:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 4/22/2019 8:00:00 PM
Leiser Funeral Home

511 Main Street
Cadott, WI 54727

Visitation also One hour prior to the Service Tuesday at the Church.

Leiser Funeral Home
511 Main Street Cadott 54727 WI
United States

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2:30 PM 4/23/2019 2:30:00 PM
Cadott United Methodist Church

257 N. Maple St.
Cadott, WI 54727

Cadott United Methodist Church
257 N. Maple St. Cadott 54727 WI
United States

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