James Ralph Lang “Jimmy”, age 73, died peacefully on Sunday, January 21, 2018 at Mayo Health Care Center, La Crosse. He was born on July 28, 1944, in La Crosse to Ralph and Ruth Lang. He is preceded in death by his sister Linda Miller and niece Kellie Miller.
He is survived by his brother, Gary (Karen) Lang of Onalaska, and his sister, Barbara (Jim) Roberts of Eau Claire, and many nieces and nephews. He was a Navy Veteran serving honorably in the 1960’s.
Friends and family may call Saturday, January 27, 2018, at Blaschke & Schneider Funeral Home, 1501 West Ave S, from 1:00 to 2:00 with a service following at 2:00 with Msgr. Bernard McGarty presiding.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made out to The Place of Grace on Adams Street, La Crosse.
A sincere heartfelt thank you goes out to Msgr. Bernard McGarty and Chaplin Mickey Collins; the founders, staff and friends at The Place of Grace; and all the staff at Mayo ER and ICU for their caring and kind hearts.