Richard Dick L. Lang JD '62

Richard “Dick” L. Lang JD ’62


Richard “Dick” L. Lang JD ’62 died October 3, 2021, of natural causes. He was 88.

Dick was a partner in a downtown Portland law firm for many years and lived in the city all his life. He had a close-knit group of friends from his early school days and his years practicing law. Among Dick’s favorite activities were tennis, reading, and trying out new gadgets. He had a creative mind and was always looking for a better solution to everyday problems or to understand the origin of a word or phrase. He was also an avid supporter of the U.S. military and veterans.

Dick is survived by his wife Christine and his two children, Christy and Rich.