Sunday, May 24, 2015

Robert McNeil Lane the Brother of Cornelia Platt Lane Anderson The Son of Robert Herber Lane and Kate Pepple

Robert  McNeil Lane (1884-1954)

The younger brother of Cornelia Platt Lane Anderson:  Former Brother-in-Law to  Sherwood Berton Anderson

Name:        Robert McNeil Lane
Born: May 6, 1883  Toledo Lucas County Ohio
Died: November 21, 1954 Mercy Hospital Toledo, Lucas County Ohio
Spouse:  Bessie A. Finlay
Parents: Robert Herber Lane
                Katherine Kate Pepple
Occupation: Salesman Boots &Shoes until Early 30’s
Employed by: Sheridan Manufacturing Co.,
Cause of Death:  Coronary Occlusion
Location of Death: Died on a Bus
Date of Burial: November 23, 1954
Death Certificate #: 1954-152945-71844
Age at Death: YRS: 71 MOS: 5 DYS: 15
Cremation: Woodlawn Crematorium
                      Toledo, Lucas, Ohio, USA
Date of Burial:  November 24, 1954
Informant: Donald E. Murphy [Funeral Director]
                    Toledo, Lucas, Ohio, USA
Funeral: Glenn M. Roach Mortuary
Date: November 23, 1954   Services
                Toledo, Lucas, Ohio, USA
Interment: Woodlawn Cemetery Toledo, Lucas, Ohio, USA

Ohio Death Indexes
LANE, ROBERT MC NEIL, 11/21/1954, LUCAS County, 1954152944-1954152945  (Ohio Death Certificate)


1954-11-22 pg: 10

Robert McNeill Lane
Toledo Blade---November 22, 1954
Pg 10

Robert McNeill Lane
Toledo Blade---November 22, 1954
Pg 10

Man Collapses on Bus, Dies

Victim Formerly Headed Shoe Firm

Robert McNeil Lane 71, former president of the R.H. Lane Shoe Co., collapsed on a Community Traction Co. bus last night and was pronounced dead at Mercy Hospital.

Mr. Lane, who lived at 814 Brighton Ave., was employed by the Sheridan Manufacturing Co., at the time of his death.

The wholesale shoe firm went out of business in the early thirties.

Mr. Lane was a lifelong Toledo resident, a graduate of the University of Michigan, and was a 32nd degree Mason.

Surviving are his wife, Bess: daughter, Mrs. Margaret Hiett, Toledo; sons, Robert F., Williamstown, W. Va., and Fred H., Beach Haven, N.J.;  sister Mrs. Cornelia L. Anderson, Marion, Va., and five grandchildren.

Services will be conducted, Tuesday at 2p.m. in the Murphy-Roach Mortuary, Colling-Wood Memorial, by the Rev. Arthur Hargate, rector of Trinity Episcopal Church. Burial will be private.

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