Submitted by Melva L. Taylor
The Daily Gazette, Sterling-Rock Falls, Illinois
August 9, 1984 - Thursday, pg A4
Prophetstown: - Mrs. Paul (Clydia) Lane, 78, RR 2, Prophetstown, died Wednesday afternoon at Community General Hospital, Sterling.
Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday at the Leon United Methodist Church with the Rev. Daniel Swinson, pastor, officiating. Burial will be in the Leon Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday at the Gardner Chapel. Memorials may be made to the Leon United Methodist Church.
Clydia Lane was born on Aug. 23, 1905, in Lyons, Ky., the daughter of Albert Sidney and Mary Douglas Vittitow. She was educated in Kentucky schools. On Jan. 20, 1926 she married Paul Lane at the home of his parents in Leon. She lived her entire married life in the Leon community.
Surviving are her husband; two daughters, Mrs. Gerald (Leona) Rebert, Prophetstown, and Mrs. James (Audrey) Wright, Polo; eight grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; and one sister, Mrs. Bessie Roach, Hobart, Ind.
Preceding her in death were her parents and one brother.