Arleda Lang

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Arleda D. Lang, 87, died on Thursday, February 10, 2011, surrounded by her loving family at the Palliative Care Unit of Sanford Hospital, Fargo.

Arleda was born to Leo and Winifreida (Kelly) Studer on April 4, 1923 in St. Cloud, Minnesota. She grew up in the St. Cloud area and attended school there.

She married Frank J. Lang of St. Cloud, MN, on June 20, 1942 in Little Rock, Arkansas. They resided in Morris, MN, and St. Cloud before moving to Fargo in 1954. Together they owned and operated the Brownee Bakery Business for 27 years.

She was also employed at NDSU in the food service department.

She enjoyed playing cards, canning, embroidery, gardening and was active in her church.

Arleda was a very loving and caring person. She enjoyed spending time with her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.

She is survived by her children; Carolyn (Duane) Radeck, Fargo, Marilyn Jamieson, West Fargo, Shirley (Warren) Olson, Moorhead, Frank (Michelle) Lang Jr., Fargo, Charlotte (Steve) Rose, Baxter MN, and Robert Lang, Fargo; 15 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

Arleda was preceded in death by her husband, Frank, daughter, Rosie Rheault, son-in-law, Jimmy Jamieson, parents, 4 brothers, Roger Studer, Amos Studer, Richard Studer, Sidney Studer, 4 sisters, Arvilla Murphy, Geneva Terwey, Josephine Hill and Lodema Klein.

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  1. Peoria AZ
    Michelle and Frank,
    We are so sorry to hear of your mother’s passing, also of the passing of your sister Rosie. This has been a very tough year for your family. We will keep you in our prayers and contact you soon.
    Steve and Claudia

  2. Kimball MN
    The Lang Family

    Sorry to hear about your Mother and Rosie. Sorry we couldn’t be there. Just got back from vacation. We will remember all the good time with them. Your family will be in our thoughts and prayers.

  3. Coon Rapids MN
    I am so sorry to hear of Art’s passing. I’ll never forget how kind she always
    was to me and others. My thoughts and prayers are with your family during
    this difficult time.

  4. Fargo ND
    Shirl and Family,

    Like Shar, I have many great memories of being at your house. Your mom was always there, baking and laughing. I too was envious of the family she loved so much.

    So very sorry for your loss.

  5. Detroit Lakes MN
    To all the Langs.
    My deepest sympany to everyone on the loss of Art. She was a grerat lady and will be missed by many. She was always so funny everytime I’d see her I would give her grief about who was shorter my mom or her. And then I would pat her on her little head and she’d pretend to hit me with her cane. Even at Rosies funeral when I was talking to her I gave her grief about she had no cane to hit me with and she doubled up her little fist, shook it at me and said I got this,as she smiled as she said it. Iwil miss her along with many.
    You are all in my prayers.
    Love Annette Rabideaux

  6. Dear Lang family –
    We are keeping you all in our prayers during this very difficult time, dealing with the death of your mother so soon after your sister. We thought of you often this week as we waited in palliative care. We hope you are finding comfort in each other, in your faith and in the love your mother had and gave to so many people. She had the sweetest face and countenance. You are all her legacy.
    God Bless and comfort you.
    With deepest sympathy,
    Jane & Pat Indergaard and family

  7. Fridley MN
    sorry we were out west on vacation. We had no idea she was so sick or could have come for a visit before we left. Send me your email address-so we can keep in touch. Shirley keeps me informed-she’s a good sister. Use the money as needed for the family whatever needs. Love you all and miss you. Drop me your info. Thanks and sorry we could not be there. I try to remeber the good times with her and Rosie. Love Jan

  8. Thornton COShirley and family,
    My deepest sympathy on the loss of your dear Mother and also Rosie. Although its been many years since we have seen each other… I have many fond memories of those fun times at your house. I was always envious of you and all your sisters and the relationship you had with your mother. My prayers are with your and your family during this difficult time.


  9. Vancouver WashingtonTo The Lang Family,
    Mike and I want to express our sympathy to all of you on the loss of your Mom. We feel so grateful to have seen her this summer and witness her grace, love, and that sense of humor, all in the midst of seeing all of you too, at Rosie’s birthday party. Please know all of you remain in our hearts and offer sympathy and support with all that you have been through. You have an incredible family who I know will hang on to each other for the love and support as always. Alike many friends and Shaley alumni I had the pleasure of working for your parents too for a brief time while in college, so many memories remain intact. Know that we are with you in spirit.
    Mike and Linda

  10. west fargo ndMarilyn and family–our deepest sympathy to you and your family–your all in our prayers and God be with you all–love Gary and Virg

  11. Ringgold GaMarilyn and Family: I pray God’s peace and love will surround you during your time of grief. You have had so much to deal with and I hope you can all hold on to the lovely memories you have had together. God Bless…

  12. Plymouth MN
    My thoughts and prayers are with you as you gather to celebrate Art’s full life, and the wonderful legacy she leaves behind.

  13. Fargo ND
    Dear shirley and family
    Mom and I would like to say how sorry we are to hear of your Mom’s passing she was a wonderful person and we are glad we got to know her. We want to let you know that are thoughts and prayers are with you at this time..
    Maureen and Yvonne Moore

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