Memorial services for Lucille Lange will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at Bayview/Freeborn Funeral Home. Rev. Don Malinsky will officiate. Interment will be at Graceland Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service on Wednesday.
Lucille died Sunday, January 08, 2017 at St. Johnâs Lutheran Community.
Lucille Lange was born January 22, 1929 in San Antonio, Texas, the daughter of Joseph and Selema (Garza) Riojas. Lucille grew up and attended school in Texas. On April 2, 1948 Lucille was united in marriage to Charles F. Lange in Texas. In 1954 Lucille and Charles moved to Minneapolis and she has lived in Albert Lea for the last 21 years. She enjoyed gardening, antiquing, collecting jewelry, cooking and dancing. Lucille was a wonderful wife, mother and friend to all, her family was the love of her life.
Survivors include her children Joseph of Northfield, James (Kathy) of Edina, Everett of Edina and Vonda (Dick) Rocklin of Albert Lea; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren and brother Lawrence (Mary Jane) Riojas of California.
Lucille was preceded in death by her parents; husband Charles and sisters Mary and Josephine.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to an organization of the donor's choice.