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Walter E. Lane

December 18, 1922 - August 3, 2016


Waverly, New York

Date of Death:

August 3, 2016



Birth Date:

December 18, 1922

Birth Place:

Romulus, New York

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Walter E. Lane

Walter “Walt” E. Lane, 93, of Waverly, passed away on Wednesday, August 3, 2016 at Elderwood Care at Waverly.

He was predeceased by his parents, Alden and Frances Maleski Lane; sisters, Irene Lane Rula, Jeannette Lane Fredendall, and Josephine Osovski; brothers, Leo Lane, Harold Lane and Joseph Lane; and nephew, Harold Clinton Johnson.

Walt is survived by his nieces, Brenda Wennersten of Clyde, NY and Colleen Robbins of NY; and good friend, Mary Bowen.

Walt as a WWII veteran, serving in the Army and was awarded the Purple Heart.  He was also a former Prisoner of War.

He retired from Ingersoll-Rand in Athens after many years.  He enjoyed tinkering in his machine shop at home.

At Walt’s wishes, there will be no services.  Memorial donations may be made in Walt’s name to Valley, Color Guard, 206 Broad St., Waverly, NY  14892 or a charity of one’s choice.

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