Jean Lane

  • "May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow."
    - Sheryl Smith-Wilson
  • " Ginger, Much love my dear. Will miss seeing that lady..."
    - Michael Hunt
  • "Cindy I'm so sorry to hear about your mom. I will keep you..."
    - Diane Dunn
  • "Ginger,our prayers are with you and we know what it is to..."
  • "Ginger I am so sorry for the loss of your Mom, my prayers..."
    - Cheryl McGreevy-TenEyck

Jean L. Lane Jean L. Lane, 80,Topeka, passed away Tuesday, July 8, 2014. Jean was born October 29, 1933, in Topeka, the daughter of Benjamin and Celene (Wright) Thompson. She was a graduate of Washburn University. She was employed by the Menninger Foundation as a Registered Nurse and later with USD-501 as a Paraprofessional, retiring in 1999. She was a member of St. Matthew s Catholic Church. Jean married John E. Lane in January, 1957, in Topeka. He preceded her in death on March 16, 2001. Survivors include daughters, Ginger Hymon, Topeka, Cynthia Hayes, Stockbridge, GA; son, Harold Eddie Lane, Rowlett, TX; 3 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by 3 sisters. Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at Mount Hope Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Matthew s Catholic Church. Penwell-Gabel Southeast Chapel is assisting with arrangements. To leave a special message for the family online, visit

Funeral Home
Penwell-Gabel Funeral Home & Crematory
2843 SE Minnesota Ave Topeka, KS 66605
(785) 266-6700
Funeral Home Details
Published in Topeka Capital-Journal from July 10 to July 13, 2014