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Hilary C.

Visitation Monday, July 27


I-94 and Hwy G in Caledonia from 10-11 AM

Mass of Christian Burial at 11 AM.


Lange, Hilary C.   Village of Raymond, was called home on Tuesday, July 21, 2020 age 79 years. Beloved husband of Judy (nee Christensen) for59 years. Loving dad of Duane (Kris), Daryl (Lisa) and Dale (Cammy). Proud grandpa of Jessica (Warren), Tyler (Ashley), Morgan (Danny), Amy, Adam, Alex, Taylor and Marlee, 9 great-grandchildren, and 3 great-great-grandchildren. Dear brother of Donald Lange, Anita (Jerry) Vaculik, Diane Hagemann and Annette Kempken. Brother-in-law of Joice. Further survived by other relatives and friends.
Preceding him in death were siblings; Robert (Ange) Lange Jr., Rita (Alex) Modesti, Dennis Lange and Charleen Secrist and brothers-in-law Jim Hagemann, John Kempken and sister-in-law Virginia Lange.

Visitation Monday, July 27 at ST. LOUIS CATHOLIC CHURCH, I-94 and Hwy G in Caledonia from 10-11 AM. Mass of Christian Burial at 11 AM. Interment Church Cemetery. If so desired memorials to St. Louis Catholic Church appreciated. (Due to Covid 19 Pandemic 50 person max inside the church and all in attendance to please wear a mask).

He was the long time owner or Hilary Langes Welding and made many friends along the way.  He loved going to car shows, tractor pulls, snowmobiling and watching sunsets with his four legged friend Tucker.  His greatest joy in life was watching his children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren grow or do one of their many activities.  Most especially he loved spending time with the love of his life Judy.

He was blessed with one last “miracle” day with family on Sunday, July 19 and then he was called home while surrounded by his loving family.




  1. Rob and Judy Brickler July 23, 2020 at 8:34 am - Reply

    We were so sorry to hear of Hilary’s passing Judy. He was such a great guy. May God take good care of him until you two meet again.

  2. Bertha LaCosse July 23, 2020 at 6:16 pm - Reply

    So sorry to hear about your brother, Miss you,… Bertha LaCosse

  3. Sandi Pfeffer July 23, 2020 at 6:23 pm - Reply

    Judy and family we will miss Uncle Hilary’s soft spoken demeanor, his love for his family and old cars. My mom Eva also sends her condolences and love to you all. He is at peace and my dad Bill will be there to show him around. We hope they stay out of trouble ❤️

  4. Marilyn Robers July 23, 2020 at 8:03 pm - Reply

    Auntie Judy,
    I’m giving you a huge hug 🤗
    I hope you feel it 💜💜
    I’m sending positive vibes and prayers to you and the family.
    Love, Marilyn 💗💗💗💗

    PS I will never forget the day I brought my new car home to show Mom right after Dad passed away and you were visiting and uncle Hilary said lift the hood and let me see what she’s got…I lost it because that is exactly what Dad would of said and done 💜💜💜💜

  5. Joice Lange July 24, 2020 at 7:48 am - Reply

    Our Hilary will be greatly missed . “Hick” was such a sweet, gentle man , dedicated husband , father & Grandpa .
    I will always remember our snowmobile ventures, car shows , county fairs, tractor pulls, family get togethers for our Birthdays , and trips in our fifth wheel .
    Our beloved Dennis will be there to welcome Hilary in Heaven .
    Sorry for your loss Aunts Diane , Anita and Annette and Hilary’s brother Donny & their families .
    Sending prayers & hugs your way Judy , Daryl, Duane, Dale & families.

  6. Carolyn Termini July 24, 2020 at 12:27 pm - Reply

    So sorry to hear of your loss….your family will be in my prayers.

  7. Lee& Joan Bulgrin July 27, 2020 at 9:46 am - Reply

    So sorry to hear about Hillary. Such a nice guy. Take care Judy.

  8. Dave Treffert July 27, 2020 at 3:13 pm - Reply

    Sorry for your loss he was a good man and a good friend to me and my brother

  9. Dave Treffert July 27, 2020 at 3:14 pm - Reply

    Sorry for your loss he was a good friend to me and my brother

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