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Sullivan Township Cemetery
Monday September 21st, 2015

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Richard Leonard Lang

Richard Leonard Lang (Langowski) age 76 of Ravenna, died, Friday, September 18, 2015 at Mercy General Health Partners-Mercy. Richard was born on September 25, 1938 in Muskegon Heights, MI to the late Adam and Eleanor (Lancaster) Langowski. He married Mildred Lois (Rainbolt) Lang on November 7, 1959 in Muskegon, MI. He attended Sullivan Community Church. He was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed passing his hunting and trapping traditions on to his family. He was a local boxer in the 1950’s and boxed for the U.S. Army. He was often published in the Muskegon Chronicle Section “As the reader sees itâ€. He was active in his local union. He valued family above all else was well respected and will be greatly missed. Richard is survived by his wife of 57 years: Mildred L. Lang of Ravenna, 2 Sons: Richard (Shannon) Lang and Robert (Susan) Lang. 2 Daughters: Juanitta (Josh) Munger and Maria (Steve) VanHoeven. 3 Brothers and 2 Sisters. 15 Grandchildren: Travis (Joanne) Lang, Kent VanHoeven, Richard Hunter Lang, Quinault Munger, Adam VanHoeven, Zael Munger, Isaac VanHoeven, Zaya Lang Moore, Samantha Lang, Olivia Lang, Emilia Lang, Anastasia Lang, Vanessa Greenert, Avalon Munger and Tayen Munger. 7 Great Grandchildren. Richard was preceded in death by his parents and granddaughter: Sarah (Doodle) Lang. A Graveside Memorial service will be conducted on Monday, September 21, 2015 at Sullivan Township Cemetery at 11:00am with Pastor John Romanosky officiating. Memorials may be directed to the family. Go to: www.throopfhravenna.com or Facebook @ Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna to sign the online guestbook. The Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna is in charge of funeral arrangements. 231-853-6511

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You will be missed Uncle Rich.

Richard A Rainbolt Sep 24 2015 2:08 PM

We here, Juanitta's other family, are all sorry for the loss of Richard. Know that we are thinking about all of you.

Poulsbo Fire Department Sep 22 2015 1:24 PM

Midge, I am so sorry about your h usband's passing. You have done so much for him for so many years. Now it is time for you to rest. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Gail Peters

Gail Peters Sep 21 2015 7:43 PM

My condolences to the Lang family. May you find peace and comfort in knowing that your loved one is no longer in pain or suffering. Tammie Blackmore

Tammie Blackmore Sep 21 2015 11:16 AM

Condolences to the Lang Family!

Chris Greenfield Sep 21 2015 9:20 AM

My condolences go out to you, Sgt. Lang and your family. Praying that you find comfort at this difficult time.

Traci Sanders Sep 20 2015 4:36 PM

I am so sorry for your loss. I lift you up in my prayers and hold you in my heart. Lovingly sent Judy Jacobs

Judy Banta Jacobs Sep 20 2015 3:49 PM

My condolences to the Lang family . Thoughts and prayers to all of you. God Bless you Midge during this very difficult time, you were a very loving and wonderful caretaker for your husband, you are truly an Angel. Love you, Barb

Barbara Crowell Sep 19 2015 2:12 PM