Frank D. Lane, Sr., 86, of Strawberry Lane, Clayton, passed away Monday at the Hospice Center of Jefferson County, in Watertown, with his loving daughter by his side.
Frank was born on November 5, 1931 in Marrietta, OH, the son of Corvin and Audrey Decker Lane.
Frank was educated in Ohio schools and then joined the United States Army, serving from 1952-1954. He worked in the maintenance department at Monday Village Apartments in Huber Heights, OH, retiring in 2004.
He married Mary Ash on February 14, 1982 in Dayton OH. Mary passed away on December 23, 2007.
Frank was an avid outdoorsman. He moved to Clayton, NY in 2009 to be near his daughter, Lisa.
He is survived by his sons Thomas McDonald, Kettering, OH, and Frank D. Lane, Jr., Dayton, OH; and his daughters, Julie Black, Franklinville, NC, Bonnie Cole, Dayton, OH, Chrissy Moore, Dayton, OH, Jenny Stewart-McDonald, Arkansas, and Lisa McDonald, Hammond, NY. A son, Bud Lane, predeceased him.
A calling hour will be held on Friday, November 10th from 6pm until 7 pm at Costello Funeral Home, Alexandria Bay. The funeral service will follow at the funeral home at 7:00 pm with Deacon Bernie Slate officiating.
Burial will be at the Miami Valley Memorial Garden in the Spring of 2018.
Memorial contributions may be made in Frank’s name to Hospice of Jefferson County, www.jeffersonhospice.org.