Langes celebrate 75th wedding anniversary

Langes celebrate 75th wedding anniversary

CARLINVILLE (Jan. 28, 2018) – Harold and Geraldine (Schwab) Lange of Carlinville quietly celebrated their 75th wedding anniversary on Jan. 16, 2018. They were married in 1943 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Carlinville with Rev. Edward Walsh officiating.

Mr. Lange is the son of Walter and Lumanda (Kasten) Lange of Carlinville and Mrs. Lange is the daughter of Bernard and Florence (Bowman) Schwab of Carlinville. They have five children, Carol (Jim) Matejka of Springfield, William (Nancy) Lange of Carlinville, Richard (Patty) Lange of Carlinville, Diane (Bob) Mason of Tampa, Fla., and Jim (Margie) Lange of Livingston; eight grandchildren; three step-grandchildren (one deceased); 16 great-grandchildren; and seven step-great-grandchildren.