Gayle Lang


Gayle L. Lang, 67, of Defiance, Ohio, passed away at 8:27 a.m. on Saturday, May 17, 2014, at Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne, where she had been a patient.

Gayle was a homemaker and caretaker for her grandson, Peyton. Gayle was born on July 5, 1946, in Defiance, Ohio, the daughter of Ralph G. and Gloria L. (Thompson) Johnson. She was a graduate of Hamilton (Indiana) High School and married Donald Lang, who preceded her in death. Gayle is survived by her grandson, Peyton Lang, of Defiance; and sisters, Gloria (David) Prough, of Leo, Indiana, Lynn LaLonde, of Edgerton and Judith Harger, of Butler, Indiana.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Donald; daughter, Paige Lang; and a sister, Lee Ann Wertman.

Graveside funeral services for Gayle L. Lang will be held on Saturday, May 31, 2014, at 2 p.m. at Floral Grove Cemetery, West Unity. Krill Funeral Service, 860 West Mulberry Street, Bryan, has been entrusted with her services.

Memorial contributions are requested to the family for a memorial fund for Peyton Lang. To sign the online register or to send condolences, please visit

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