A Loving Tribute

Rick C “Rick” Lange

September 24, 1942 – October 19, 2023
Submitted by Jeanne Lange


Rick was the son of Carl W. and Grace A. Lange. He had one sister, Patricia, who is deceased. He is survived by his wife, Jeanne, daughters Deborah Anderson and Kristina McCallum, son-in-law David McCallum, grandchildren Angela Anderson Nardi, Jordan Anderson, Eliott Anderson, Olivia Anderson, Neil McCallum, and great-grandson Erik Nardi.

Rick was born and raised on a ranch in Sedalia, CO, and attended school in Castle Rock, the University of Northern Colorado, and Otero Junior College. Rick met Jeanne in college and celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary in April.

Rick worked for the State of Colorado on both Eisenhower/Johnson Tunnels bores. He was Summit County Engineer/Director of Development and worked at Climax Mine, Occidental Oil, and Grand Junction Lincoln DeVore.

Rick loved being outdoors and was an avid hunter and fisherman. His family and friends deeply loved him and will be dearly missed.

No services are planned. If you wish to remember Rick, please make donations to HopeWest.

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