Dolores E. LANG

Incredible Wife, Beloved Mom, Grandma, Great Grandma and Friend (nee Flipp) Age 85 of Forest Lake and formerly of St. Paul, went to be with the Lord on January 8, 2013, while surrounded by her family. Preceded in death by, parents, Anthony and Evelyn (Coates) Flipp, Jr. and sister, Joyce Gervais. Survived by husband of 66 years, Harold M. Lang; seven children, Michael (Gayle) Lang, Barb (Bill) Reynolds, Jean (David) Swanson, Ken (Lori) Lang, Kurt (Jean) Lang, Jeffrey (Deb) Lang, Lisa (Kerry) Johnson; 11 grandchildren, Dawn (Nick) Krautkremer, Krista (Brad) Lange, Aaron Lang, Becky (Matt) Lindberg, Ryan Lang, Douglas Lang, Kevin (Emily) Lang, Kristine (Brent) Erickson, Laura Lang, Matthew (Megan) Johnson, and Elizabeth (Tad) Norris; great grandchildren, Grace, Emily, and James Krautkremer, Alana and Ava Lang, Taylor and Jacob Lindberg, and Finley Johnson; sister, Kathy (Jim) Frazier; brother-in-law, Donald Gervais; many other relatives and friends. Dolores can be remembered as an accomplished pianist and enjoyed singing in the church choirs and with her family. She served as a Chaplain for the American Legion Post 225 and was very involved with the Submarine Veterans of WWII. She also volunteered in the Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport Serviceman's Center. Dolores worked as a Copy Desk Editor for the St. Paul Pioneer Press for 25 years. Along with her husband, she enjoyed traveling with family and friends. She thoroughly enjoyed her retirement! We would like to extend a special thank you to the staff of Birchwood HealthCare Center and Allina Hospice for their outstanding kindness and care to Dolores. A visitation will be held 4 - 8 PM Thursday, January 10th and continues 9-10 AM Friday, January 11th at Roberts Family Funeral Home, 555 Centennial Dr. SW, Forest Lake. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 AM Friday, January 11th at Church of St. Peter, 1250 So. Shore Dr., Forest Lake, MN. Inurnment will be held 2:05 PM, Friday, May 3, 2013 (Assembly Lane #1) in Fort Snelling National Cemetery, Minneapolis, MN. 651-464-4422


Funeral Home

Roberts Family Funeral Home
555 Centennial Drive Southwest Forest Lake, MN 55025
(651) 464-4422

Published in Pioneer Press from Jan. 9 to Jan. 10, 2013