Zane Collings Irvine
AGE: 90 • formerly of Collingswood
Zane Collings Irvine, age 90, of Pittsburgh, PA, formerly of Collingswood, NJ, and Brigantine, NJ, passed away on July 25, 2013. He was born on March 26, 1923 to the late Howard T. "Skeets" and Robina (Collings) Irvine of Collingswood, NJ. He was married to Lynn (Kent) Irvine on January 19, 1974. While living in Brigantine, NJ he enjoyed the Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 85, Brigantine Bocce Club and the Brigantine Pool Club. He was also a member of Collingswood Cloud Lodge No. 101 F&AM Masonic Lodge in which he recently received his 55 year pin. Zane served in the US Air Force
during World War II
and was recalled for the Korean War
. He served a total of 30 years as either active or reserve duty and received the Distinguished Service Medal. He was an employee of Dupont Corp for 25 years.
Zane is survived by his wife of 39 years, Lynn, step-son Michael (Darcy) Pantano and two grandchildren Jordan and Kendall of Danville, CA.
A graveside service will be held on Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 11 am in the Atlantic County Veteran's Cemetery, Estell Manor, NJ. Donations may be made to the Compassionate Care Hospice, 50 Moffett Street, Mt. Lebanon, PA 15243.