Todd H. Langley, 78, Red Cross Volunteer

Former Mineola resident passed away on Jan. 15, 2013.

Todd H. Langley of Phoenix, AZ, died on Jan. 15, 2013.

Langley was born June 15, 1934 in Mineola, NY, moving to Tucson in 1942 while in second grade. He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Fran; his daughter, Sharon Ney and her husband, Robert, and his sons Stuart and his wife, Jill and Scott and his wife, Linda. He also leaves behind seven grandchildren, Heather Jordan (Jason), Jenny Belleze (Brian), Megan Richards (Bob), Kyle Langley, Allison Langley, Kevin Langley and Katie Langley as well as 7 great grandchildren.

Langley received his B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Arizona and he also graduated from the Pacific Coast Banking School at the University of Washington. He served in the U.S. Army and worked for The Arizona Bank (now Bank of America Arizona) for 30 years. He retired as Vice Chairman and Chief Administrative Officer in 1990.

He was an active volunteer in many organizations, a member of the board of the Grand Canyon Chapter, American Red Cross, for over 40 years. He also served on the Red Cross National Board of Governors for six years and was a member of numerous local, regional and national Red Cross boards and committees.

Langley received the Harriman Award, the highest Red Cross volunteer recognition in 1997. Recently he was recognized for over 30 years on the board of Junior Achievement of Arizona where he also served as a classroom volunteer.

He was very active at his church where he served in a variety of volunteer positions. For many years Langley recorded textbooks for Learning Ally. During the past several years he served in leadership positions for the American Humanics and the Lodestar Center for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Innovation at Arizona State University.

A Memorial service will be held at St. Barnabas on the Desert Episcopal Church, 6715 N. Mockingbird Lane, Scottsdale at 3 p.m. Monday, January 21. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be sent to the St. Barnabas Foundation, the Grand Canyon Chapter of the American Red Cross, Junior Achievement of Arizona or Learning Ally.


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