Elaine Doris Lange, age 62, of Delano, went to be with her Lord Monday, Sept. 17, 2012, at the Marie Steiner Kelting Hospice House in Chaska.
She was born Aug. 12, 1950, in Willmar, to Joseph and Evelyn (Mohr) Olson.
Elaine and Vernon Lange were united in marriage Oct. 9, 1976, at Svea Lutheran Church in Svea, MN.
Elaine was a very giving and thoughtful person, helping others before herself. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and friend to many.
She enjoyed spending time with family, especially her grandchildren.
Elaine was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Evelyn Olson.
She is survived by her husband, Vernon; children Danny (Kristen) Lange, Matt Lange, and Sandy Lange; three grandchildren, Elizabeth, Zachary, and Drake; and siblings Les (Jean) Olson and David (Jan) Olson.
Funeral services took place Thursday, Sept. 20 at 1 p.m. at the Iten Funeral Chapel in Delano. Interment was in the Delano Public Cemetery.
Visitation took place Wednesday, Sept. 19 from 4 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home, and continued Thursday, one hour prior to the services.
Arrangements were by the Iten Funeral Home in Delano.