Hugh “Woodie” Lange, retired Alfred University controller, passes away
Hugh "Woodie" Lange, who enjoyed a 28-year career as controller at Alfred University before retiring in 1998, passed away on Sunday, June 21, at Wentworth Senior Living Facility in Portsmouth, NH, following an extended illness.
A native of Belle Vernon, PA, Woodie earned a bachelor's degree from Allegheny College in Meadville, PA, and an MBA from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh. After working at the Federal Reserve Bank in Pittsburgh and the business office at Carnegie Mellon, Woodie was appointed to the controller's position at Alfred University in 1970.
Woodie retired from Alfred University in 1998. He loved his home in Alfred, where he raised five children, and remained a close member of the Alfred University community after his retirement. For health reasons, he spent the final years of his life in Portsmouth with his wife of 16 years, Susan "Sue" Clinger Lange.
The family will hold a private ceremony, arranged by the Remick and Gendron Funeral Home.
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Submitted by: Mark Whitehouse