Frances Mae Bange, 75, Colby, formerly of Menlo, died Monday, May 13, 2019, at Colby Health and Rehab, Colby.

She was born Aug. 25, 1943, in Denver to Clem and Ethel A. (Pabst) Sander.

She married Raymond H. Bange on May 11, 1963, in Colby. She was a homemaker and helped on the farm.

She is survived by two sons, Paul Bange, Menlo, and Matthew Bange, Junction City; daughters Anna Reese, New Smyrna Beach, Fla., and Rebecca Wuerdeman, of Columbus; and eight grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband; a daughter, Sandra Bange; her parents; and a brother, Arthur Sander.

Mass of Christian burial will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Martin Catholic Church, Seguin; burial in St. Martin Cemetery, Seguin.

Visitation will be from 1 to 8 p.m. Monday with family receiving friends from 5 to 7 p.m., and a vigil service at 7 p.m. at Mickey-Leopold Funeral Home, Hoxie.

Memorials are suggested to St. Martin Catholic Church in care of the funeral home.

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