LONG BEACH - Long Beach resident Kandy C. Lange, 65, died May 7, 2010, at a local care facility. The daughter of Otto and Lorraine (Shelp) Lange, she was born in Longview on Nov. 11, 1944. In 1950 she moved with her parents to the Peninsula where she attended Ocean Park grade school.
She was developmentally disabled from birth. She was well cared for by her parents and following their deaths, by several dedicated individuals including Donna Beller, Virginia Wisner and Judy Wirkkala.
She attended local churches and particularly enjoyed the music and Bible study. She lived life to the fullest and was a happy individual who enjoyed "going places" and new adventures. During her years on the Peninsula she made many friends and touched many lives.
There are no immediate survivors.
Graveside service will be held Thursday, May 13, at 4 p.m., at Ilwaco Cemetery. Her guest book is available at (www.penttilaschapel.com).