Obituary of Eric Lane
ERIC MELLISH LANE died Wednesday, May 2nd, after a short stay in
Although he lived in
Born, raised, and educated in
As soon as Eric arrived in
In retirement Eric joined a company carrying food into war zones in
Congestive heart failure grounded Eric and gradually narrowed his life to TV for movies and basketball games.
His grandchildren continued to be of great interest. “What news of the kids” was his favourite question.
Married for 62 years, Eric leaves his wife, Laura, a fellow Nova Scotian three sons, Chris (Jo-Anne), Andrew (Dörte) and Steven (Claire), his sister Rosemary, and as well as seven grandchildren, Eva (Chris Laser), Ben, Eric, Mathew, Fiona, Carly and Abbey.
A Celebration of Eric's Life will be held on May 16th at 1:30 p.m. at Kane Funeral Home, 6150 Yonge Street. A reception will follow. In lieu of flowers please make a donation to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or