Matthew Lanane


Matthew J.


Matthew J. Lanane, 26, of the Point/Shoreland Community, passed away at his home with his beloved dog "Dozier." He finally found the peace he couldn't find here on earth.

Matt was a dare devil, he loved racing motorcycles, cars and boats; he loved the thrill of the speed that it brought him. He loved animals and the outdoors which included hunting and fishing. Matt was always ready to help someone out at anytime.

Matt is survived by his mom and dad, Lisa and Michael Tucker; loving sister, Laura Tucker; brother and best friend, Vince Tucker; grandpa, Ted LaCourse, who Matt was like a son to him; grandparents, Jerry and Ann Roth also George and Deb Tucker; many aunts, uncles and cousins who he was extremely close to; his special and beautiful girl, Nita Juszcak along with numerous friends who loved him like a brother. He was truly loved and will be greatly missed by all. Matt was preceded by his father, Gerald J. Lanane; grandmothers, Elisie LaCourse and Laura Jean Tucker; great-grandmothers, Virginia Tucker and Dorothy Laskey.

Memorial visitation will be held Saturday, February 16, 2013, from 3-7 p.m. at David R. Jasin-Hoening Funeral Home, 5300 N. Summit St., Toledo, OH 43611. Memorial Service will begin that evening at 7 p.m. with Kevin M. Urrutia officiating. Those wishing to make a contribution in Matt's memory should consider the Donor's Choice. Words of encouragement, fond memories, or photos may be placed for the family to receive at

Published in Toledo Blade on Feb. 15, 2013