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JAMES RICHARD LANE, 86, of Albany, IL, died Sunday, September 10, 2017 at Mercy Living Center South in Clinton, IA.

A graveside service will be at 2:00 P.M. Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at Lusk Memorial Cemetery in Albany, with Pastor Toni Lucas of Albany United Methodist Church officiating. There will be no visitation; the Fulton Chapel of Bosma-Renkes Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Jim was born December 8, 1930, in Muscatine, IA, to Jesse and Jessie Lane. He was a veteran and served in the U. S. Army during the Korean War. On September 17, 1956 he married Karen M. Petersen in Corinth, MS. She died on January 27, 2006. Jim worked at Case IH in East Moline for 42 years, retiring in 1991. He was a member of the Albany United Methodist Church and the Albany Hanson-Kennedy American Legion Post #1079. Jim served on the Albany Fire Department. A memorial to the Albany Fire Department and Ambulance has been established.

Survivors include two daughters, Karla Lane and Jacquelyn Damhoff of Fulton, IL; one grandson, Ryan James Damhoff; one brother, Thurman (Roberta) Lane of Fulton, IL.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Karen, one son, in infancy, Richard James; one granddaughter, Katelyn Damhoff.

To send online condolences go to www.bosmarenkes.com
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