RACINE, WI - went home to his Lord and Savior on his 76th birthday in Mesa, AZ. Dennis was born November 29, 1937, in Milwaukee, WI, a son to Robert and Esther Loppnow Lange. On November 29, 1997 Dennis married Joice Larrabee. He is preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Esther (Loppnow) Lange, his brother Robert Lange, his sisters-in-law Virginia nee Jonesy (Jones) Lange and Ange (Wall) Lange, and his brothers-in-law Alex Modesti, John Kempken, Jim Hagemann. He is survived by his wife of 16 years, Joice Lange; four children: Dennis M. Lange Jr, Julie (Stephen) Pieper, Delayne (Carolyn) Lange, and Corinne (Steven) Baumeister; 20 grandchildren; 6 great- grandchildren; brothers Donald Lange and Hilary (Judy) Lange; sisters Rita Modesti, Anita (Jerry) Vaculik, Diane Hagemann, Annette Kempken, and Charlene Secrist; and many nieces and nephews. Dennis worked as a pipeline welder, had his own welding business and started HiSteer, a business manufacturing steerable axles for trucks which took him around the world and for which he had multiple patents. He loved spending time with his wife and family. His passions were golf and snowmobiling. A memorial gathering will be held Saturday, December 21 at 11:00 am at Community Church 8440 Spring Street, Racine. Luncheon to follow. In lieu of flowers, go play a good round of golf!
6 entries | 1 photo
The Guest Book is expired.
Published in Racine Journal Times on Dec. 4, 2013