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John Lang

No formal services are planned for retired BNSF Railway inspector John Francis Lang III, 64, who died June 7 in Wonsevu.

Family will greet friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at Brown-Bennett-Alexander Funeral Home, Cottonwood Falls.

John was born Nov. 1, 1956, in Manhattan, New York, to John and “Jay” Lang. He was a Navy veteran who proudly served his country on the USS Nathan Hale.

John spent his days loving his family, fishing, gardening and saying, “Every day is a Saturday!”

John is survived by his wife, Denise; children, Jessica Maddox (and husband Dusty), John F. Lang IV, and Jaimie Lang; grandchildren, Dana and Daxton Maddox; and siblings, Claudia Lang and Clint Lang.

Memorial donations may be made to Chase County Fishing Derby or Disabled American Veterans in care of Brown-Bennett-Alexander Funeral Home, PO Box 220, Cottonwood Falls, KS 66845.

Last modified June 16, 2021