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John W. Lang

November 18, 1940 ~ September 1, 2022 (age 81)

Obituary

John W. Lang, passed away peacefully on September 1, 2022. He was born in Buffalo, NY on November 18, 1940 to the late Wilbur and Ruth (Koch) Lang.

John attended schools in Williamsville and honorably served his country in the U.S. Army and the National Guard. He and Nancy Van Buren were married on February 4, 1967 and they had two children together. John started John Lang Trucking where he hauled grain and farm products until his retirement. He was the proud owner of a 1972 Gran Torino Sport which he purchased brand new.

He is survived by his loving wife of over 55 years Nancy (Van Buren) Lang; beloved father of Allen Lang and Anita (Jeff) Cummings; cherished grandfather of Brittany (Zach) Sucrese and Hunter Cummings; proud great-grandfather of Zander Wilson. He is also survived by his brothers David (Lynn) Lang, Jeffery (late Kathleen) Lang, and Peter (Sondra) Lang as well as many nieces and nephews.

A Car Cruise and Celebration of Life will be held on Sunday, October 2, 2022 from 2 – 6 PM at the Rapids Fire Hall, 7195 Plank Rd, Lockport, NY 14094. 

 

 

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Services

Celebration of Life
Sunday
October 2, 2022

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Rapids Fire Hall
7195 Plank Rd.
Lockport, NY 14094
Guaranteed delivery before the Celebration of Life begins

Donations

Hospice Buffalo
225 Como Park Blvd., Buffalo NY 14227

Niagara Hospice
4675 Sunset Drive, Lockport, NY 14094,
Tel: 716-439-4417
Web: niagarahospice.org

Shriner's Hospital for Children
P.O. Box 1525, Ranson WV 25438
Web: http://lovetotherescue.org

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