Lawrence Lange

Obituary of Lawrence K. Lange

Lawrence K. Lange, a resident of Wappingers Falls, entered into rest, Sunday, December 12, 2021 at Park Manor Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Middletown. He was 87.

Son of the late Casmir and Mabel Nadrowski Lange, he was born April 30, 1934 in Chicago, Illinois. Larry proudly served his country in the United States Army. He was honorably discharged in 1955.  He married the former Rita DeFelice on September 23, 1962. They had three children together. Rita preceded him in death June 28, 2021.

He graduated from Texas A&M in 1960 and went on to graduate from Syracuse University with a Master’s Degree in 1964. He retired from IBM in 2007 as a Senior Electrical Engineer.

Larry was a parishioner of St. Mary’s Church in Wappingers Falls and St. Martin de Porres Church in Poughkeepsie. He enjoyed making and editing home videos, taking photographs and always kept up with technology. Growing up he was a fan of the Chicago Cubs.

Survivors include his children, Cheryl Lange of Wappingers Falls (Gregg Barber), Kenneth Lange of Wappingers Falls (Kristen Buckley), and Lori Ann Lange of Bethesda, MD.  He is also survived by grandchildren, Andrew Mercer (Ashley), Erica Kubikowski (Matthew), Haley Lange, Tyler Lange, and Alyssa Lange, and great-granddaughter, Gabriella Mercer.

Family will receive their friends on Wednesday, December 15, 2021 from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at Straub Catalano & Halvey Funeral Home, 55 E. Main St. Wappingers Falls, NY 12590.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated following visitation at 10 a.m. at St. Mary’s Church, 11 Clinton Street in Wappingers Falls. Interment will take place in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Wappingers Falls.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. Mary’s Church, 11 Clinton Street Wappingers Falls, NY 12590.

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8:30 am - 9:30 am
Wednesday, December 15, 2021
Straub, Catalano & Halvey Funeral Home
55 East Main Street
Wappingers Falls, New York, United States
(845) 297-2610

Mass of Christian Burial

10:00 am
Wednesday, December 15, 2021
St. Mary's Church
11 Clinton Street
Wappingers Falls, New York, United States
(845) 297-6261
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