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John "Jack" Lane

John "Jack" Lane Obituary

John "Jack" Lane of Archbald died Wednesday at Hospice of the Sacred Heart, Dunmore. His wife of 50 years was Carolyn Butler Lane, who died in 2012.

Born in Archbald, son of the late John and Helen Rosemergey Lane, he was a member of Christ the King Parish and its Holy Name Society. He was active in church activities. Jack was a graduate of Archbald High School, class of 1956, and the University of Scranton and its graduate school. He served in the Pennsylvania National Guard. He retired from the Scranton School District in 2000. Jack enjoyed family, traveling to the Outer Banks, Notre Dame football and social times with "The Club."

Surviving are his children, son, Dr. John Lane and his wife, Dr. Elizabeth Lane; daughter, Katherine Cave and her husband, Lt. Col. Paul Cave, USAF (Ret.); and daughter, Maureen Donlon and her husband, Robert Donlon; and eight grandchildren, PJ, Casey, Bridget, Emily, Courtney, Catherine, Jack and Sabrina.

He was also preceded in death by two sisters, Kathryn Stafursky and Jean Baka.

The funeral will be Monday at 9:30 a.m. from the Harrison Funeral Home, 374 N. Main St., Archbald, with Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in St. Thomas Aquinas Church, Archbald. Interment in the parish cemetery.

Friends may call Monday from 9 a.m. until the time of service.

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