Ruby Lucille LangeJune 6, 1927 ~ July 11, 2017 (age 90)
Ruby Lucille (Miller) Lange, June 6, 1927 to July 11, 2017
Ruby Lange passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, July 11, 2017. She will be remembered in a service held at Oregon Trail Veterans Cemetery on Monday, July 17, 2017 at 2:00 PM with a reception to follow at 424 S Park St, Casper.
Ruby was born June 6, 1927 in Powell, WY to Frederick Virgil Miller and Leta Faye (Osborne) Miller. While growing up there, she met the love of her life - Archie Lange. They were married on July 3, 1943 in Red Lodge, MT. Ruby and Archie had 3 children, Shirley, Danny and Raymond. During their marriage, they lived in several places throughout the US including Virginia, California and returning to Wyoming in the late 1970’s where she was the manager & namesake of Ruby’s Sunshine Donuts.
In addition to her many years of managing food establishments, Ruby enjoyed spending time with her family, crocheting afghans for her grandchildren and working on her puzzle books to keep her mind sharp. She was also very well known for her amazing pies.
Ruby is survived by her son-in-law Jere Spaulding of Casper, WY, daughter-in-law Birgit Lange of Colorado Springs, CO, her 7 grandchildren, Gene Kasper (Steve) of Cheyenne, WY, Mickey Spaulding (Roberta) of Casper, WY, Brian Spaulding (Helen) of Casper, WY, Stephanie Benton of Casper, WY, Mark Lange (Jenn) of Colorado Springs, CO, Stella Lindsey (Joseph) of Phenix City, AL and Darrel Lange of Colorado Springs, CO. She is also survived by her very special niece Pauline Cosgrove of Sheridan, WY, 10 great grandchildren, 5 great, great grandchildren and many other nieces, nephews and cousins.
She is preceded in death by both of her parents, her husband Archie, her 3 children Shirley Spaulding, Danny Lange, Raymond Lange as well as her 4 sisters, Katherine Nelson, Lorraine Freymuth, Evelyn Miller and Jane Tilson and her 4 brothers Harry Miller, Virgil Miller, Floyd Miller and Elmer Miller.
Memorials can be made to The Church of the Holy Family in Casper, WY, Central Wyoming Hospice or Natrona County Meals on Wheels.
Central Wyoming Hospice and Transitions
319 S. Wilson, Casper WY 82601
Meals On Wheels
1760 E. 12th Street, Casper WY 82601
Church of Holy Family
4100 SE Wyoming Blvd, Casper WY 82601