Ollen Curry "Tod" Langston(1929 - 2013)

Ollen Curry (Tod) Langston
August 17, 1929-
November 27, 2013
Resident of Antioch CA
In Loving Memory of Ollen Curry (Tod) Langston
Ollen C. Langston was a resident in Antioch California at the time of his death at Sutter Delta Memorial Hospital in Antioch on November 27th 2013. He lived for 84 years. He succumbed to heart and kidney failure after a lengthy illness.
Ollen C. Langston was born on August 17th 1929 in Riverside CA to Kathryn and Dr Addis Langston, and grew up in nearby Banning CA with his brother Carlos.Tod attended grade school in Banning CA and graduated from Banning High in 1946, where he met and married his childhood sweetheart Jerry Lou Geiger in 1951. They remained married for 62 years until the time of his passing.
Tod retired from the Navy after 20 years with the rank of Lieutenant Commander. He served in both Korea (with the 2nd Marine platoon) and Vietnam (on the Coral Sea) He was awarded the purple heart after being wounded in Korea.
Ollen Curry Langston is survived by his wife Jerry Lou Langston (married 62 years) living in Antioch CA
His children: Ollen Bruce Langston , Lisa Ann Ferris (Langston) , Paul Addis Langston; Grand Children: Kathryn Michelle Mitchell (Langston), Jessica Ann Langston, Andrea (Drea) Langston, Vanessa Breen (Langston), Alexandra Langston, Paul Addis Langston (Jr). He is also survived by his brother, Carlos Langston.
SERVICE:
A military graveside Service is scheduled for Tuesday, December 10th, at 10 AM in Dixon CA
Will be attended by family Friends and well wishers
DONATIONS:
Donations can be made to the , in memory of Ollen Curry Langston


Published in Contra Costa Times on Dec. 10, 2013