Renee Lange

January 19, 1962 - July 5, 2017
Saline, MI



Sunday, July 9, 2017
3:00 PM to 7:00 PM EDT
Life Story Funeral Homes - Rupert, Durham, Marshall & Gren
Portage Location
5975 Lovers Lane
Portage, MI 49002
(269) 344-5600
Driving Directions

Monday, July 10, 2017
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM EDT
Calvary Bible Church
855 S Drake Road
Kalamazoo, MI 49009
(269) 372-1130
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Monday, July 10, 2017
11:00 AM EDT
Calvary Bible Church
855 South Drake
Kalamazoo, MI 49009
Web Site


At the family's request memorial contributions are to be made to those listed below. Please forward payment directly to the memorial of your choice.

Jericho Foundation
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Below is the contact information for a florist recommended by the funeral home.

1830 S. Westnedge
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
(269) 349-4961
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VanderSalm's Flipse
1120 S. Burdick
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
(800) 232-7134
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Life Story / Obituary


Reneé Ann Sanders Lange, born January 19, 1962 in St. Joseph, Michigan unexpectedly transitioned to a heavenly life on July 5, 2017 in Saline, Michigan. Reneé was the wife of Dr. Paul A. Lange, and mother to Taylor S. Lange and Maddie E. Lange, daughter of Raymond and Helen (Kiehn) Sanders of St. Joseph, sister to Raymond and Robert (Debbie) Sanders.

Reneé was a graduate of St. Joseph High School and Eastern Michigan University. Reneé was most loved by those who knew her as an immensely talented and creative individual whether it be cooking, gardening, or decorating. She was especially well known for her special, thoughtful quilts, which she made with love for any and all. She will be dearly missed by her beloved mother-in-law Martha Lange, sister in law Ellen (Marc) Baron, nephews Benjamin and Nathan, and nieces Jessica and Grace.

Visitation will be Sunday, July 9, 2017, 3-7pm, Life Story Funeral Home, 5975 Lover’s Lane, Portage, Michigan. Funeral service, Calvary Bible Church, 855 S Drake, Kalamazoo, Michigan, on Monday, July 10, 2017 at 11:00am. Interment will be private.

Please visit Renee’s webpage at where you can read her entire obituary, sign the guestbook, share a memory and/or photo. Contributions may be made to Jericho Foundation.