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Visitation

Yazel-Megli Funeral Home, Herington Chapel
Thursday February 10th, 2022
5:00pm - 7:00pm

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Funeral Service

St. Paul Lutheran Church
Friday February 11th, 2022
1:00pm

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Barbara "Dee Dee" D Lang

Dee Dee’s life began on October 7, 1954, in Dalhart, TX. She was the daughter of Jake and Margaret (Doss) Barlow. She worked as a bartender in Guymon, OK,  and was part of the doctoring crew at Hitch’s feedlot in Hardesty, OK. She worked hard and loved to learn. All of her friends’ kids were hers too, she was Mama DeeDee to many. She had a quick wit and enjoyed music, dancing, playing pool and get-togethers with friends and family. She was well known for her fiery spirit and red hair. She dearly loved animals. Legend has it that her mother wore combat boots. Dee Dee was united in marriage to Steve Lang on November 18, 1983, in Hardesty, OK.  Dee Dee’s greatest joy was her family which includes her husband Steve Lang of Greeley, CO, daughter Lindsey Lang of Greeley, CO, sister Cheryl January of Pryor, OK, brother Joe Barlow of Amarillo, TX, mother-in-law Frances Gehrke of Herington, KS sisters-in-law Susan Sponsler of Montague, CA, and Sheri Alvey of Herington, KS brother-in-law Scott Lang of Abilene, KS, grand-dogger Ginger of Greeley, CO and several nieces and nephews.  Dee Dee passed away on February 3, 2022, at the Medical Center of the Rockies in Loveland, CO. She is preceded in death by her parents, father-in-law Richard Gehrke, niece Jill Coburn, step-son Brandon Lang, and nephew Josh Lang. Her family will gather with friends on Thursday February 10, 2022, from 5-7 p.m. at Yazel Megli Funeral Home, Herington. Her funeral service will be held on Friday February 11, 2022, at 1 p.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Herington. She will be laid to rest in Sunset Hill Cemetery. Memorial contributions in Dee Dee’s name may be directed to Paws of Honor, which helps provide veterinary care for retired military and police K-9’s. Please sign her online guestbook and leave a memory of Dee Dee at www.yazelmeglifh.com


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Guestbook

DeeDee and her family were my neighbors when they lived in Guymon, Ok. We had some good times and great memories through the years. She was a fun lady to be around and she will be dearly missed by so many people in her life. My thoughts and prayers go to Steve and Lindsey. and family. With love and prayers--Judy Clemans

Judy Clemans Feb 13 2022 2:28 PM

DeeDee I will always remember you as a spirited person. God rest your soul

Trisha Campbell Feb 13 2022 2:08 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Barbara "Dee Dee" Lang

Trisha ( Yocham) Campbell Feb 13 2022 2:04 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Barbara "Dee Dee" Lang

Martina Marty Creason Feb 13 2022 11:20 AM

So many memories ..she called me the kid..worked as a waitress with Dee Dee .our Mothers were Besties..love you girl!

Karon Whyte Feb 13 2022 6:55 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Barbara "Dee Dee" Lang

Julie Carter Lambleyjules_0328@hotmail.com Feb 12 2022 8:54 PM

You will be missed DD💕💕

Julie Lambley Feb 12 2022 8:52 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Barbara "Dee Dee" Lang

Cielo Fox Feb 11 2022 2:25 PM

Mamma DeeDee you will forever bein our hearts. You ad to be the Strongest woman to ever live. To put up with all our family's crap...Tess is following in your footsteps...Steve we will always be here for you !!!! You are just as important to us as DeeDee...

Krayla Schroeder Feb 11 2022 12:06 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Barbara "Dee Dee" Lang

Krayla Schroeder Feb 11 2022 12:03 AM

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