Sarah S. Lane

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Sarah S. Lane

October 05, 1921 - October 28, 2017

Sarah S. Lane, 96, Bringhurst, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017, at Milner Community Health in Rossville.
Sarah was born to the late Clarence and Myrtle Gibson Starbuck in Logansport on Oct. 5, 1921.
Sarah retired after 20 years from Globe Valve in Delphi. She also helped on the farm.
On Jan. 1, 1941, in Logansport, Sarah S. Starbuck married William Henry Lane Jr., and he preceded her in death in September 2007.
Sarah graduated from Flora High School in 1939. She attended the Burlington Church of Christ, enjoyed quilting, and working outside in her garden.
Sarah is survived by two daughters and a son-in-law, Mary Jo and Keith McAninch, and Melody Kilty, both of Bringhurst; two sons and a daughter-in-law, William Henry Lane III of Kendallville, and Jack Edward and Garen Lane of Bringhurst; one brother, Jim Starbuck; two sisters, Beverly Starbuck and Helen VanLaningham; 11 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, three brothers Clarence, George and Marion, and two sisters, Evelyn and Viola.
Her celebration of life service will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 2, at Wheeler Family Funeral Home-Baker Chapel, 204 S. Center St., Flora, IN 46929. Pastor David Osborne will officiate. Burial will follow at Colburn Cemetery.
Mrs. Lane's family will receive friends from 1 p.m. until the 2 p.m. service Thursday at the funeral chapel.
Family ask that all memorial donations be given to the Burlington Church of Christ, envelopes will be available at the funeral home. For online condolences visit
Published on October 30, 2017
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