Spec. 4 Randall Alan Lane, 23, of Fort Campbell, Ky., formerly of North Jay, died December 12 in Gander, New Foundland, enroute home from a peacekeeping mission in the Sinai Desert with the 101st Airborne Division of the U.S. Army.
He was born in Farmington, a son of Raymond and Judith Mosher Lane Sr, and went to Jay schools, graduating from Jay High School. He was a member of the Jay high school football team. Mr Lane attended the University of southern Maine for two years.
He married Anne Delcourt in Westbrook in 1984. Mr Lane was a member of the Maine National Guard before he joined the regular army in January of 1985.
He was a member of the Bartlett Memorial Methodist Church in Jay.
Surviving are his wife; two daughters, Athena Kristin and Randi Alicia; a step-daughter, Jessica Anne Roakes, all of Westbrook; his parents of North Jay; two brothers, Raymond Jr. of Carmel and Reginald of North Jay.
A funeral service with full military honors will be held at 1 PM Saturday at the Wilton United Methodist Church. Burial will be in Birchland Cemetery, North Jay.
The Portland Press Herald and Maine Sunday Telegram, Portland, Maine, December 28, 1985
Obituary supplied by widow, Anne Lane Murphy
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