Manuel Enrique Lang, 84

Manuel Enrique Lang of Mequon passed away on Saturday, April 30, 
2011, at the age of 84 years.

He is survived by his beloved wife Mary Ann (nee Horbas); and his 
only child, John.  He is further survived by nieces, nephews, and 

He was preceded in death by his sister, Nydia.

Friends may greet the family at the Schmidt & Bartelt Funeral Home, 
10280 N. Port Washington Road in Mequon, on Wednesday, May 11, from 
10 a.m. to time of funeral services at 11 a.m. Interment will follow 
at Arlington Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Ozaukee Humane Society would be 

Manuel was born in Costa Rica and emigrated to the United States in 
1946 to attend the Milwaukee Vocational School for auto mechanics. He 
became a naturalized  United States citizen in 1962. He eventually 
opened up his own business, Lang’s Auto Repair, in Cedarburg in 1963. 
Manuel was a lifelong classic car and motorcycle enthusiast. He also 
owned many German shepherd dogs and one of his dogs "Wolf of Costa 
Rica" earned Companion Dog certification in 1961.

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Schmidt & Bartelt Funeral Home of Mequon is serving the family.