June 18, 1943 – Jan. 4, 2013
Mitchial Lange, formerly of Byron, died on Jan. 4, 2013, from complications related to diabetes in the Logan Regional Hospital in Logan, Utah. He was 69 years old.
Mick was born in Powell on June 18, 1943, to William and June Lange. He grew up in Powell, where he attended high school and junior college. He moved to Utah in 1963 to attend Brigham Young University, where he graduated with a degree in art education in 1966.
He married Judy Lofgren Sept. 3, 1965, in the Salt Lake City LDS Temple. They lived in the Salt Lake City area for 10 years and then moved to Byron, just 15 miles from where he was raised, to begin a teaching career which lasted for 26 years. They lived in Byron for more than 30 years, raising seven children.
After their children were raised and their health began to decline, Mick and Judy moved to Logan, Utah. Judy died in 2008.
Mick married Debbie Howard in Logan July 30, 2009; they were sealed in the Logan Temple Sept. 5, 2010.
Mick was a talented artist, was a vocal and creative crooner and enjoyed fishing, bowling, old cars and collecting.
He is survived by his wife of three years, Debbie Lange, and his children Michael (Vanessa) Lange of Bountiful, Utah, Bret (Alana) Lange of Nibley, Utah, Wendy (Jeff) Fox of Salt Lake City, Jill (Guy) Stones of Syracuse, Utah, Cory (Liz) Lange of Heber, Utah, Andrew (Annalise) Lange of Sierra Vista, Ariz., and Jason Lange of North Salt Lake City, Utah.
Funeral services were held on Wednesday, Jan. 9, at 12 p.m. at the Logan 11th Ward Chapel. A viewing was held on Tuesday evening at Nelson Funeral Home and prior to the service at the chapel. Interment was at Logan City Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers the family is accepting donations to help defray final expenses. Please remit contributions to Nelson Funeral Home in Logan, Utah.
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