Darlene Ann (Root) Tiede Langevin, 68, of Killeen, Tex., formerly of New Richland, St. James and Mankato, died Tuesday, June 6, 2017, of kidney cancer.

Darlene Ann (Root) Tiede Langevin, 68, of Killeen, Tex., formerly of New Richland, St. James and Mankato, died Tuesday, June 6, 2017, of kidney cancer. Public visitation will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. on Friday, June 9 at Affordable Burial & Cremation Service, 2006 North WS Young, Suite 60, Killeen, Tex. Graveside services will be held at a later date in Minnesota. To express condolences online, please visit obituaries at www.lenmarkfh.com.

Darlene is survived by her children: Tina (Chuck) Ochs of Chippewa Falls, Wis., John (Kim) Tiede of Affton, Mo., and SSG (R) Tamatha “Taime” Smith of Killeen, Tex.; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; four sisters and two brothers. She was preceded in death by her husband, Roger Langevin; parents; and an infant brother.