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Erna Lang

Erna Lang obituary photoErna Lang, age 91, of Alamosa, Colorado, died February 1, 2007, at the Evergreen Nursing Home in Alamosa. Her funeral service was at 10:00 AM Saturday, February 10th at the Kuhler Funeral Home. Burial was in the Fairview Cemetery in Lane.

Erna Garbe was born May 16, 1915 in Alpena, South Dakota to Gustave and Sophie Garbe. She was baptized and confirmed in the Lutheran Church. On November 10, 1932, she married Walter Lang of Woonsocket, South Dakota.

Her husband died in 1967. She married Jess Hlavacek on April 25, 1975 and they lived in Bismarck, North Dakota until his death on May 15, 1997.

She was preceded in death by her husband Walter Lang; her sons, Albert Lang and Dr. Durward Lang; her daughter, Verna Wirtz; her brother, Martin Garbe; and her sister, Edna Jager.

She is survived by three children, Carol (Richard) Demlo of Alamosa, Colorado, Dale (Mary) Lang of Watertown, and Lester (Darlene) Lang of Woodstock, Illinois; fourteen grandchildren; and eighteen great-grandchildren.