William (Bill) Lange

WILLIAM LANGE (BILL) , loving husband and father of five, passed away suddenly on Thursday, May 13, 2010 at the age of 74. He was born in Salmo BC on October 21, 1935. Bill retired in 1996 from a career in the construction field to enjoy his favourite past times of gambling, fishing, camping, travelling and spending time with his children and grandchildren with his lovign partner, Marg, of 51 years. He was predeceased by his mother Dorothy Ann in 1987, his father Ludwig in 1998, and his brother Bob in 2000. Bill will be remembered by his loving wife, Margaret Ann, his daughters Vicki (Trent) Ladner, Adele (Bruce) McKenzie, Corrine (Norman) Wright, Joanne (Dale) McQuary, and his son Kurt (Nicole) Lange and 12 grandchildren and many nieces, nephews and cousins. He will be missed more than words can say, nothing made him happier than spending time with family and friends. A gathering of family and friends will take place at the Salmo Royal Canadian Legion on Tuesday, May 18, 2010 at 11:30am. Bill Clark of personal Alternative Funeral Services “Carberry’s Chapel” is entrusted with arrangements. As an expression of sympathy, donations can be made to the Canadian Cancer Society of BC, Attention Donor Services, 565 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, BC V5Z 4J4.