Born Aug. 9, 1918 in Ravenna, he was the son of Harry J. and Mayme (Whitham) Lane. He had lived in Spencer for three years, moving there from Thompson, Ohio.
Mr. Lane worked in the stamping plant at the Chrysler Corporation in Twinsburg for 21 yearsuntil he retired in 1981.
A U.S. Army veteran of World War II, he was a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars in Madison, Ohio.
Survivors include his wife, Alberta (Lanning), whom he married Nov. 3, 1990; sons, Gary of Kent and Mark of Canton; six stepchildren; four grandchildren; and 12 step-grandchildren. His first wife, Iva (Patterson), died previously.
There will be no calling hours. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Whitehaven Cemetery in Mayfield Village, with the Rev. Robert Mathias officiating.Behm Funeral Home in Madison is handling the arrangements.
Memorials may be made to Thompson United Methodist Church, 6758 Madison Road, Thompson, Ohio 44086.