James E. Lang, 76, of St. Louis, MO, died September 17, 2022. Born October 17, 1945, in Philadelphia, he was a son of the late Friedrich J. and Margaret A. Lang. James was a graduate of Milton S. Hershey School. He spent his career serving in the U.S. Air Force, retiring as a Staff Sergeant in 1979. James was a member of his local VFW in St. Louis. He is survived by his sister, Alice M. Delp of Topton, and a half-sister, as well as several nieces and nephews. James was preceded in death by his four siblings.