Norman Robert “Bob” Lane


MOMENCE, Ill. — Norman Robert “Bob” Lane, 83, of Momence, formerly of Clinton, passed away at 3:28 p.m. on February 29, 2020, at Riverside Medical Center, Kankakee.

Services will be conducted at 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 3, 2020, at Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, with Pastor Darrell Howard officiating. Burial will follow at Baptist Cemetery, Kenney. Visitation will be held from 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home.

Memorials may be directed to Clinton Community High School sports or the American Heart Association.

Bob was born on January 24, 1937, in Clinton, the son of Norman “Red” and Wilma (Matheny) Lane. He married Jane Ann Reynolds on November 13, 1955 in Clinton.

Survivors include his wife, Jane Ann Lane, Momence; children, Robert “Tim” (Sharon) Lane, Momence; Tobin (Lorinda) Lane, Tomah, Wis., four grandchildren, Andrew (Kim) Johnson, Kansas City, Kan.; Kyle (Kirstin) Lane, Bloomington; Timothy “T.J.” Lane (Joline Pettit), Momence; Mary (Josh) Peot, Madison, Wis., two great-grandchildren, Trenton Lane and Jemma Lane.

He was preceded in death by parents, one infant daughter, Susan Merinda Lane, two brothers, Jerry Lane and Dick Lane, and beloved dog, Sasha.

Bob loved his family, his country and sports. He served his country in the United States Air Force and was an Alaska State Trooper. 

He was an avid golfer, Cubs fan and received his varsity letter in all four sports in all four years at Clinton Community High School.

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