Angelo Olaf Vang, age 5 of Maple Grove, passed away March 28th at St Mary’s Hospital in Rochester, MN from pediatric pulmonary hypertension. Angelo was born on July 23, 2016 at 23 weeks weighing 15 ounces. He spent the first 18 months of his life under the loving care of the M Health Children’s Hospital before adoption.
With an infectious smile and a contagious laugh, Angelo brought joy to everyone he met. He loved Disney movies, Sonic the Hedgehog, music, books and Bowser. Hours before his passing, he defeated Bowser one last time on his Nintendo Switch.
Preceded in death by Grandma Meg, Aunt Ev and Great Grandma Betty. Survived by mom, Kelly and dad, Willie, Grandpa Bob, Grandpa Dave, Grandma Beth, and Grandma Kristine and many loving members of his team that contributed to his growth; friends, family, nurses, doctors and teachers.
Funeral service is Thursday April 7th at noon at Holy Name of Jesus, 155 County Road 24 in Wayzata. Visitation 10 am at the church. Memorials preferred to the Lovaas Institute Midwest, Mayo Clinic (Peds) or M Health Children’s Hospital.
Funeral service will be livestreamed below. If you have any troubles with the live stream or cannot watch at the time of the service, a recording will be available to watch below within 24 hours of the service.