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Joseph LangAugust 30, 2017
Joseph Lang - Victoria, Kansas, age 93, died Wednesday, August 30, 2017, at Brookdale Senior Living Solutions in Hays, Kansas. He was born April 28, 1924, on the family farm west of Victoria, Kansas to Bernard and Catherine (Dreiling) Lang. He married Velma M. (Kuhn) on January 31, 1949 at Victoria, Kansas. She died March 22, 1998.
Joseph was a farmer all of his life and also operated a dairy farm for about ten years. He attended Victoria High School and spent his lifetime in Victoria. He was a member of The Basilica of St. Fidelis, 3rd Degree Knights of Columbus and over a 70 year member of the St. Fidelis Choir all of Victoria. Joseph was a good marksman and enjoyed playing cards but Joseph, was also known for his well dressed attire and boots.
Survivors include two sons, Donald Lang, Batesville, AR; Robert Lang and companion, Cathy Schmidtberger, Bedford, TX; one daughter, Marilyn Nuss and husband, Randal, Derby, KS; three grandchildren, Chad Lang and companion Jennifer Paynter, Katelyn Pfannenstiel and husband, Addison, Kristen Nuss; one great grandchild, Jaden Lang; one sister, Theresa Dreiling and husband, W. Pat Dreiling, Victoria, KS.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife; one daughter, Susan Lang; four brothers, Hilarius, Raymond, Bernard Jr. and Anthony Lang; three sisters, Mary Giebler, Germaine Gerstner and Catherine Dealy.
Services are 11:00 A.M. Saturday, September 16, 2017 at The Basilica of St. Fidelis, Victoria, Kansas with inurnment in the St. Fidelis Cemetery, Victoria, Kansas.
The family will receive friends from 9:00 to 11:00 A.M. Saturday, at The Basilica of St. Fidelis with a vigil service and a Victoria Knights of Columbus rosary at 10:30 A.M. Saturday.
Memorials to Hospice of Hays Medical Center or The American Lung Association.
Arrangements are entrusted to Cline's-Keithley Mortuary of Hays, 1919 East 22nd Street. Hays, Kansas 67601.
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