RUSHVILLE - Dennis Oren Lane, 75, of Rushville, IL, passed away at 3:20 p.m. on Thursday, May 27, 2021, at his home in Rushville, IL.
He was born on June 26, 1945, in Canton, IL, the son of Samuel and Patricia Dennis Lane. He was preceded in death by his father, Samuel Lane; and stepfather, Stephen Berei. He married Jean Strong on December 18, 1971, at the First United Methodist Church in Rushville. She survives, along with his mother, Patricia Berei of Zephyrhills, FL; 1 son, Jason Lane and wife, Patty, of Rushville; and 1 daughter, Valerie Lane of New Milton, WV. Also surviving are 4 grandchildren, Tyler Barr and Sam Lane of Rushville and Sandra and David Spence of New Milton, WV; 1 sister, Linda Hannappel and husband, Mike, of New Bern, NC; 2 sisters-in-law, Christie Cox and Mary Sue Merritt of Rushville; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 5 p.m. Monday, May 31, 2021, at Worthington Funeral Home, with the Rev. Stacy Tomich officiating. Military rites will be conducted by Schuyler American Legion Post #4 and a U.S. Navy honors detail. Visitation will be held from 3 p.m. until the time of service on Monday.
Memorials may be given to Schuyler American Legion Avenue of Flags or Schuyler County Tiny Homes for Veterans. Private condolences & expressions of sympathy may be sent through the Worthington Funeral Home website at www.worthingtonfh.com
Published by Peoria Journal Star from May 30 to Jun. 3, 2021.