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Obits > 1961 - Loma (Hopkins) Lane

Submitted by Melva L Taylor

Sterling Gazette

May 31, 1961 - Wednesday, pg 6


LOMA  (Hopkins)  LANE


Mrs. Loma Lane Dies; Funeral Rites Friday


Prophetstown: - Mrs. Loma Lane, 81, died Tuesday evening in her home in Prophetstown.


The body was taken to the Gardner Chapel where friends may call.  Funeral services will be conducted in the chapel Friday at 2 p.m., the Rev. William Nicoll, pastor the First Methodist Church of Prophetstown, officiating. Burial will be in the Leon Cemetery.


Loma Irene Hopkins was born Sept. 27, 1879, in Franklin County, Kentucky, the daughter of of H. C. and Arabella Hopkins. She attended the schools in Kentucky.  She taught commercial subjects in Valparaiso University, Valparaiso, Ind., and was a secretary in a Chicago law firm for a number of years.


She married Charles F. Lane of Prophetstown on Sept. 6, 1918. They moved to Prophetstown to reside in 1947.


Survivors are two daughters, Mrs. Ralp King, Shelby, Mich.;  Mrs. Ralph Winkler, Prophetstown; six grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, one sister, Mrs. Bertha McDonald, Kansas City, Mo.


She was preceded in death by her husband, one grandson, her parents, one brother and two sisters.


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