Avilla - Daisy Langer, age 82, died Tuesday, February 9, 2010 at 3:30 AM atProvena Sacred Heart Home in Avilla.
Mrs. Langer was born January 12, 1928 in Mock, Kentucky. She was the daughter of Courtney and Mary Belle (Allen) Parks, both deceased. She came to Avilla in 1958 after living in Churubusco.
In July of 1957 she married Ronald H. Langer. He died on October 28, 2008. In her younger years she worked at Wayne Candy in Fort Wayne, but for most of her life, she was a homemaker to her husband and children. She enjoyed gardening, sewing and crafts.
Surviving are her two sons and daugter n laws, Terry and Donna Langer of LaOtto, and Keith and Emily Langer of Avilla, and a daughter, Janet Lanning of Avilla. Five grandchildren, eight great grandchildren. Sisters, Gladys Clem of Columbia City, Verna Greene of Merriville, Audrey Burkey of Goshen, Joyce Stevens of Sydney, Patty Haarer of Goshen, and Sharon Haarer of Goshen, and a brother, Jim Parks of Auburn.
She is preceded in death by her husband, parents and 3 sisters.
Funeral service for Mrs. Langer will be Saturday at 11:00 AM at Brazzell Funeral Home, Avilla Chapel. Tom Novy from Provena Sacred Heart Home will officiate. Calling will be from 2-4 and 6-8 on Friday at the funeral home.
Burial will be at the South Park Annex near Columbia City.