He was born on January 26, 1928, in Litchfield, Maine.
Visitation will be held today, Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014, from 5:30 until 7 p.m. at Nichols Funeral Home in Addison, where services will be held at 7 p.m. Reverend Thomas Hyche will officiate. Burial will be in Meek Cemetery.
He is survived by his wife, Rowena F. Lane; sons, Kerry R. Lane and his wife, Carol, and Dana A. Lane and his wife, Linda; sister, Irene Mitchell and her husband, Robert; five grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and special friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Willard E. Lane Sr. and Ruth Johnson Lane; and his sisters, Margaret Linton and Virginia Layng.
Friends may sign the online guestbook at www.nicholsfuneralhomes.com.
Nichols Funeral Home, Addison; 256-747-6063