Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
February 17, 2012 2:11 pm EST


PROSPECT — Maude E. Lane, 87 of Prospect, died Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2012, at Riverside Methodist Hospital surrounded by her loving and devoted family after a brief illness.

She was born March 26, 1924, in Crookston, Minn., to the late Andrew and Laura (Quinby) Seaton. On Aug. 5, 1943, she married Charles W. Lane and he died Nov. 7, 1994. She was also preceded in death by a grandson, Keith Richard Lane; two brothers, Oren Seaton and George Seaton; and two sisters, Lucile Klevan and Edna Seaton.

She was an active member of Prospect Senior Citizens. She enjoyed her flowers, bird watching and sewing. She ran a ceramic business for years out of her home. Maude gave many years of service at Grady Memorial Hospital, both as an employee and a volunteer. Her family was near and dear to her, especially her special great-grandson, Luke, who kept her going.

She is survived by two sons, Larry (Cindy) Lane of Prospect and Garry (Linda) Lane of Hermitage, Pa.; a daughter, Julie (Doug) Leonard of Howard; a sister, Leah Brolsma of Crookston, Minn.; five grandchildren, Laura (Andy) Russell, Jennifer Crosbie, Becky (Joe) Blaze, Erick (Chrissy) Lane, Christy (John) Piccirilli; seven great-grandchildren, Abigail, Lane and Luke Russell, Billy, Jesse and Emily Blaze, and Cody Crosbie; and a dear friend, Vera Oehler.

Funeral services will be Saturday, Feb. 18, at 10:30 a.m. in the Stofcheck-Ballinger Funeral Home, Prospect, with Pastor Rich Allen officiating. Burial will follow in Radnor Cemetery. Friends may call today from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Stofcheck-Ballinger Funeral Home, Prospect.

Memorial gifts may be made to the Grady Memorial Hospital through the OhioHealth Foundation, 180 E. Broad St., Floor 31, Columbus, OH 43215-3707; or the Alzheimer’s Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave., Floor 17, Chicago, IL 60601.

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