PAULDING -- G. Ronald Lane, 78, died Thursday, July 10, 2014, at the Tidwell Hospice Center, Arcadia, Florida.
He was born March 18, 1936, in Toledo, Ohio, the son of William T. and Eliner (Jacqua) Lane. On April 20, 1957, he married Donna J. Patterson, who survives. He was a U.S. Army veteran serving during the Korean War. He was a self-employed coatings specialist and a former Paulding County commissioner.
He is survived by his wife, Donna Lane, Paulding; children, Tony (Barbara) Lane, Maumee, Scott (Susan) Lane, Tontogony, Ohio, Christopher (Linda) Lane, Perrysburg, Ohio, Matthew (Ann) Lane, Bowling Green, Ohio, Alice Crandell, Toledo, Tina (Scott) Mekus, Swanton, and Abby Lane, Rudolph, Ohio; 12 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; a brother, Tom (Ruth) Lane, Maine; and a sister, Beverly Gruenke, of Michigan.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 29, at Den Herder Funeral Home, Paulding, with Rev. Roger Emerson officiating. Burial will be held at a later date. Visitation will be from 2-8 p.m. Monday, July 28, at Den Herder Funeral Home, and one hour prior to services on Tuesday.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorials be made to the Paulding United Methodist Church. Online condolences may be sent to www.denherderfh.com.