Joseph Francis Lang
Joseph Francis Lang, 43, Hays, died Monday, May 5, 2014, at his home.
He was born April 26, 1971, in Hays to Francis and Antonetta "Toni" (Mazanec) Lang. He attended school in Hays.
He enjoyed fishing, cooking and spending time with his family.
Survivors include his mother, Hays; a sister, Diana Ficken and husband, Kirk, Hays; his grandmother, Josephine (Horinek) Mazanec, Hays; four aunts, Carol Hilmes, WaKeeney, Ramona Young and husband, Bruce, Denver, Jeanette Jacobs, Topeka, and Darlene Leiker and husband, Kenny, Council Grove; and three nephews, Josh Ficken, Bryce Ficken and Calvin Ficken.
He was preceded in death by his father on April 2, 1982; his grandparents, Emmanuel and Amelia (Scheck) Lang and Raymond Mazanec; four uncles, Larry Hilmes, Ralph Hoff, Jake Kohlrus and Tom Jacobs; and three aunts, Lillian Hoff, Doris Kohlrus and Bernadette Kreutzer.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Cline's Mortuary of Hays, 1919 E. 22nd, Hays, KS 67601; burial in St. Fidelis Cemetery, Victoria.
Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday, and from 9 to 10 a.m. Saturday, both at the mortuary.
A Hays Daughters of Isabella rosary will be at 6:30 p.m. Friday at the mortuary.
A vigil will be at 7 p.m. Friday at the mortuary.
Memorials are suggested to the Lang family in care of the mortuary.
Condolences can be sent via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.