Ronald was born in Storm Lake to Otto Lange and Mildred Lange. He moved from Iowa in 1962 to California and graduated from Marina High School. He moved to Oregon and lived there until August of 2011. He came to live in Florida in August of 2011 to live with his sister, Debra (Lange) Webb.
Memorial services will be held on Friday, Oct. 7 at Church @ the Springs in Ocala, Fla. Final interment will be at the Bushnell National Cemetery in Bushnell, Fla. at a later date.