John Basil Lane, age 70, of
Somerset, Kentucky, passed from this life on Friday, December
30, 2016, at the Jean Waddle Hospice Care Center.
John was born on November 13,
1946, in Fairfield, Ohio, son of the late Eldo and Dorothy
(Farren) Lane. He was a Vietnam War Veteran, serving his
country in the U.S. Army. John worked for the RCA Company,
in Marion, Indiana, for forty-eight years as an electrician and
maintenance man. He enjoyed playing golf, traveling and
“RV-ing”. John enjoyed his pets and spending time with his
family. He was of the Baptist faith.
He is survived by his wife,
Mary E. (Jones) Lane, whom he married on July 13, 1996, in Gas
City, Indiana; a daughter, Shannon Seideman, of San Francisco,
California; his brother, Scott Lane, of Kokomo, Indiana; his
sister, Sandra Lane, of Gas City, Indiana; two nieces, Melissa
(and Tricia) Beckley, of Hartford, City, Indiana, and Chelsea
Snodgrass (and Jordan Skeans), of Warsaw, Indiana; and his
nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
Visitation will be Monday,
January 2, 2017, after 5:00 p.m., in the Southern Oaks Funeral
Funeral services will be held
on Monday, January 2, 2017, at 7:00 p.m., in the funeral home
chapel with Bro. David Muse officiating.
Burial will be in the Mill
Springs National Cemetery, in Nancy, Kentucky, on Tuesday,
January 3, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. Military Honors at
graveside on Tuesday, will be conducted by the American Legion
Post #38 Honor Guard.
In lieu of flowers, donations
may be made to Hospice of Lake Cumberland or to the Pulaski
County Animal Shelter.
Southern Oaks Funeral Home is
in charge of arrangements.