Robert Lawrence Lane Obit
Deaths Robert Lane, 93 Robert L. Lane, 93,ofLafayette, died Wednesday, June 28, 2006, at Saint Anthony Health Care. Born July 21, a -a n i il 1 A 1 litiz, to me laie Oscar and An nie Reed Lane in Shadeland, he l?CVy was a life resi- He married Mary Alice Humphrey on March 14, 1932, and she Lane preceded him in death on June 7, 1998. Mr. Lane worked for the Sheet Metal Workers Local 89 (now Local 20) for more than 32 years, and had been a business representative for the union for more than 10 years. He had served in the civil service in Alaska and the Aleutian Islands. Mr. Lane enjoyed camping. Surviving are three sons, Bob Lane (wife: Shirlee) of Monticello, George Lane (wife: Barbara) of Lafayette and Joseph Lane of Florida; and two daughters, Sharon Galloway (husband: Richard) of New Palestine and Jenny Ready of Fort Myers, Fla. Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. Sunday, July 2, 2006, at Hippen-steel Funeral Home with service there 10 a.m. Monday, July 3, 2006. Interment Tippecanoe Memory Gardens. Also surviving are 13 grandchildren, 3 step-grandchildren, 30 great-grandchildren, 1 stepgreat-grandchild, 11 great-great-grandchildren and his faithful companion, Sunny. Preceded in death by a daughter, Sandra Jean Lane; a granddaughter, Connie Gal-loway-Molton; 2 brothers and a sister. Memorial contributions can be made to In The Mist of Angels, an organization created to raise the awareness to the early detection of ovarian can cer.