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William B. "Bill" Lang

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“Bill was a very thoughtful friend. He made a plaque for me when I gave a Mother's Day sermon. As I recall he was also a coin collector and showed...Read More »
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“Bill, my sunday "hug" buddy. I looked forward to that each week at church during meet and greet. You will be missed by your Green Street Family. ...Read More »
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“Uncle Bill was indeed a gentle giant. His grand appearance was matched by his unabated kindness. Uncle Bill never missed a chance to display his...Read More »
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“I will always remember my Uncle Bill as a gentle giant. I was terribly frightened by his height and over the years found him to be a mild mannered...Read More »
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William B. "Bill" Lang, resident of Wakefield, passed away on Tuesday November 17, 2020 at Massachusetts General Hospital. He was 76 years old.

Born in Malden on March 8, 1944, Bill was one of 6 children of the late Bertil G and Annie E. ((Hamilton) Lang. He grew up in Dorchester and graduated from South Boston High School.

Bill met and later married his beloved Paulette "PJ" Leone, and shared many years together. Bill worked in the leather industry for many years. When the leather industry had difficulties, Bill moved to driving a limousine for Boston Coach Corporation for 21 years.

Bill loved people. He enjoyed making his young relatives laugh and shared his love of history with educational trips to local sites.

Bill leaves his sister Carol Hamer of South Boston, David A Lang and wife Barbara ( deceased) of Weymouth, brother Donald G Lang ( deceased) of Dorchester, brother Michael J Lang and wife Elaine of Braintree, and sister Kristina Wisnaskas and husband Robert of Whitman. He is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.

Services for Bill will be private. Interment at Cedar Grove Cemetery in Dorchester.