Denver Lang

Denver Mose Lang age 88 of Villa Ridge, Illinois formerly of Cairo, Illinois passed away at 5:00 p.m. Monday, March 17, 2014 at Daystar Care Center in Cairo, Illinois.

Mr. Lang was born October 22, 1925 at Bardwell, Kentucky, son of the late Mose Lang and Lena May (McCoy) Lang.

Mr. Lang was a World War II Army Veteran; a retired carpenter; and a lifetime member of the Cairo VFW Post #2649.

Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Allan and Barbara Lang of Villa Ridge, Illinois; 2 sisters and brother-in-laws, Emma Jean and Tom Parham of Urbandale, Illinois and Annie and Tom Lane of Niles, Michigan; 2 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren.

Graveside funeral services will be 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at the Mound City National Cemetery Mound City, Illinois with full military honors given by the Illinois National Guard Burial Team and area veterans.

Interment will follow in the Mound City National Cemetery. Friends may call Wednesday after 10:30 a.m. at the Jones Funeral Home Villa Ridge, Illinois.

Jones Funeral Home Villa Ridge is in charge of the arrangements.