Robert “Kent” Lane, a lifelong resident of Ceres, CA passed away on May 14, 2018 at the age of 78. He was born on December 26, 1939, in Modesto, to the late Les and Ersie Lane, who raised their family in Ceres. After graduating from Ceres High School, Kent served our country by enlisting in the US ARMY, where he became a Marksman. After his discharge, he became a sheet metal fabricator until retirement. Kent loved hunting, especially deer hunting trips with Bob Hancock and friends. Later in life Kent had his routine of coffee at his sister Sharon’s house then a beer and a good cigar with Patrick and his buddies.
Kent is preceded in death by both parents, and his brother Doug Lane.
Kent leaves behind his sister Sharon; his nephews, Mike Lane of Turlock, Mitch Lane of Hughson; and his niece Lisa Bean of Spokane, WA.
Franklin & Downs Ceres Chapel is honored to serve the Lane family. A graveside service will be held on Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 11:45 AM, at Ceres Memorial Park, located at 1801 E Whitmore Ave Ceres, CA. There will be a reception at American Legion Hall at 2609 Lawrence St Ceres, CA, immediately following the service.
Modesto Gospel Mission
The Salvation Army