Fred  Lane Jr.


Fred Lane Jr., 80, of New Castle was called home to God on Saturday, Aug. 17, 2019.
Mr. Lane was born July 9, 1939, in New Castle, a son of the late Fred Lane Sr. and Catherine (Fitzhugh) Lane. He was a lifelong area resident.
He attended New Castle schools.
Fred retired from Rockwell International's Spring Works Division, New Castle, following many years of employment.
Fred was a member of New Castle Church of God.
He enjoyed bowling, fishing and taking trips to the casinos. Fred especially loved spending Saturday mornings doing yard work with his son, "Punkin."
His beloved wife, the former Beverly Ann Ellis, passed away in April.
Surviving are five sons, Fred Lane III, Eliot Ness Lane, Terry Ellis, Darin Lane and Gerald "Punkin" (Yvonne) Lane; two daughters, Jodi Lane and Irene Johnson; a sister, Laverne Lane; a brother, Delbert (Cheryl) Lane; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents and wife, Fred was preceded in death by a sister, Naomi McHenry.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to New Castle Church of God, 905 Highland Ave., New Castle, Pa. 16101.
Calling hours will be held from 10:30 a.m. until the time of service Thursday at New Castle Church of God.
A Homegoing Celebration will be held at noon Thursday at the church with the Rev. Ron Mounts Sr., and the Rev. Jaime Holmes officiating.
Interment will be in Parkside Cemetery, Shenango Township.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the J. Bradley McGonigle Funeral Home and Crematory Inc., 111 W. Falls St., New Castle.
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Published on August 19, 2019
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