Gloria G. Lane, formerly of Allegan, passed away on Sunday, January 1, 2023 in Otsego.
Gloria was a resident at Kauhale in Otsego where she was lovingly cared for and had resided since 2021. She was born April 1, 1929 in Kalamazoo, the daughter of Robert and Evelyn (Gilman) Hafer. Gloria married Monte H. Lane on August 26, 1952 and they shared 67 wonderful years together before his passing in 2017.
Monte and Gloria started Lane Soft Water in 1958 and in 1990 their daughter Pam and her husband Terry took over operations. Today Gloria’s grandson, Jason and Michelle are operating the family business.
Surviving are her daughter, Pam (Terry) Johnson; grandsons, Jason (Michelle) Johnson and Cameron (Nina) Johnson; great-granddaughter, Jenna Johnson; brothers, Bill and John; sister, Connie; her brother-in-law and his wife along with numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her son, Philip Lane; daughter, Kathleen Lane Gorski and by her six siblings.
Gloria loved life and lived it joyfully.
In accordance with her wishes, cremation has taken place and no public services will be held.
Contributions in memory of Gloria may be made to the charity of your choice.
Messages of condolence may be posted at www.WinkelFuneralHome.com.