James A. Lange 1973-2013

MINERAL RIDGE – James A. Lange, 39, passed away Tuesday morning, Feb. 12, 2013, at St. Elizabeth Health Center, Boardman Campus.

Jim was born Nov. 6, 1973, in Northridge, Calif., the son of George and Joye Lorenz Lange.

Jim earned his associate’s degree and was a certified medical assistant, and he attended Lord of Life Lutheran Church and Emmanuel Community Church.

He will be sadly missed by his parents of Mineral Ridge; his fiancee, Dawna Ohlinger; his brother, Jason Lange of Los Angeles; two aunts, Rosie Lorenz, and her companion Leon Witiver and his daughters Cassandra and Morgan, and Eileen (Allan) Wiens; his cousins, Michael (Brittany) Symons and their children Emma and Koen, Robert (Rebecca) Wiens and their children Christian and Emma, and Andrea (Darren) Johnson and their children Blaze and Storm; and a great-uncle, Bill (Betty Ann) Lorenz. Jim will also be missed by many friends and relatives and the lives of those he touched throughout his life.

He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Christoph and Rosella Lorenz; and paternal grandparents, Alphons and Natalia Lange.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at the Lane Family Funeral Homes, Mineral Ridge Chapel. Prior to the services at the funeral home, friends will be received from 10 a.m. until the time of the service.

Family and friends may view this obituary and send condolences at www.lanefuneralhomes.com.

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