Beaverton Historical Society
Gladwin County Obituary/Death Notice
Walter Lang

   Walter H. Lang, 61, of 115 S. Seeley St., Beaverton, died suddenly Friday, Dec. 19, in the Gladwin Area Hospital. Born in Gladwin April 7, 1925, he had spent his lifetime in the county. Mr. Lang operated a crane rental. He wa a corporal with the Marines during World War II and was a member of the Gladwin County VFW 7303 and the Operating Engineers Local 324. Mr. Lang and the former Pauline Leonard were married Aug. 7, 1947, in Gladwin.

   Besides his wife, he is survived by 2 sons, Bruce of Beaverton and Douglass of Edmore; one daughter, Mrs. James (Linda) Kern of Beaverton, 4 brothers, George and Cecil of Beaverton, Albert of Morton, Ill, and Charles of Mukwonago, Wisc.; one sister, Evelyn Robertson of Gladwin; and 5 grandchildren. A brother, William, preceded him in death in 1985.

   Services were held Tuesday at 11 a.m. from the Hall Funeral Home, Beaverton Chapel. The Rev. Father Joseph Schabel officiated and burial was in the Highland Cemetery. A military graveside service was held by the Gladwin County VFW.

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Highland Cemetery, Gladwin, MI
Cpl. US Marine Corps. WWII
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Gladwin County Record, Gladwin, MI
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January 2005
Tom Ladner
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