Lange, Isabel, Saginaw, Michigan


Our loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and sister passed away Saturday, July 27, 2013, at Covenant Medical Center-Cooper. Age 81 years. Isabel was born on June 15, 1932, in Bad Axe to the late William and Catherine (Edwards) McFarland. She was married to Donald F. Lange on June 16, 1951. He predeceased her on December 17, 2007. Surviving are her daughter, Kathy Volway, Saginaw; grandson, Edward (Kelly) Volway, Jr., Davison; three great-granddaughters, Skyler, Alexandra and Kacelyn Volway; brother, Melvin McFarland, Cass City; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Beverly McFarland, Bay City; Marge (Carl) Birchmeier, Norbert Birchmeier, all of Chesaning; Douglas (Beverly) Lange, Hale; and Nita Lange, Flint; Carol Lange, Thomas Township; also many nieces and nephews. Isabel was predeceased by a sister, Eva Rochefort, brother, Earl McFarland, sister-in-law, Joan Birchmeier, and brothers-in-law, Bruce Lange, Sr. and Frank Lange. Funeral service will take place on Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at the Wakeman Funeral Home, Inc., 1218 N. Michigan Ave. Rev. Douglas W. Kahl will officiate with burial in St. Andrew Cemetery. Friends are welcome to visit with the family at the Wakeman Funeral Home, Inc. on Tuesday from 4:00-8:00 p.m., then on Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service. Memories and sympathies of Isabel may be shared with the family on her memorial website at WakemanFuneralHome.com.