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Dr. Kathryn Marie "Kathy" (Hall) Lang

December 22, 1949 ~ June 1, 2018 (age 68)

Dr. Kathryn Marie Lang, age 68 went home to our Lord, Friday, June 1, 2018 at Doctors Hospital at Renaissance in Edinburg, Texas.

She was born December 22, 1949, in St. Louis, daughter of Merrill George Hall, Sr. and Letha L. “Rita” Clubb.  She and Larry Lang were married August 22, 1970. 

She received a BS and MS degree from Southeast Missouri State University.  Dr. Lang received a Doctorate from Texas A & M in 1987.  She was also an educator for 32 years, teaching at Weslaco Independent School District, Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD, Harligen Consolidated ISD, University of Texas Pan American and University of Brownsville as an Adjunct professor, and was the principal at St. Paul Lutheran School in McAllen for four years.

Dr. Lang enjoyed going to the livestock shows and watching her sons and grandsons show cattle.  She also loved traveling everywhere and seeing new places.

Dr. Lang is survived by her loving husband, Larry Lynn Lang of Edinburg; two sons, Eric (Norma) Lang of Sandia, Texas and Nathan Lang of Austin, Texas; two grandsons, Christopher Lang of Norfolk, Virginia, Nicholas Lang of Savannah, Georgia; a brother, Merrill Hall, Jr. of Edinburg; and three cousins, Rita Rohlfing LaPelle, Nancy Rohlfing Hootselle, and Paula Goerger.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

The visitation will be from 1-5 pm Sunday, July 1, 2018 at McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson. A memorial service will be at 5 pm with Rev. Janet Hopkins officiating.

A private interment will be in Cape County Memorial Park Cemetery in Cape Girardeau.

The family suggests that memorial contributions be made to the: 

National Kidney Foundation serving Eastern Missouri
1001 Craig Road
Suite 480
St. Louis, MO 63146

Donations may be made to:

National Kidney Foundation Serving Eastern Missouri
1001 Craig Road Suite 480, St. Louis MO 63146
Tel: 1-800-489-9585
Web: http://

Info Rec'd 6-25-18 / LC

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