Margaret Joanne Lane passed away on the 4th of July. She was born on August 28, 1928 in Kansas City, Missouri. She was the eldest daughter of nine children of Fred and Helen Wilson.
Joanne worked at US Steel in Pittsburg until her retirement. She enjoyed collecting turtles from her travels and as gifts from all over the world. She loved to read, watch NASCAR and do crossword puzzles. She was an avid Dodgers fan and never missed Jeopardy and Wheel of Fortune. Her favorite flower was the pansy.
She is survived by her daughter, Susan Travis (Dwight), her son, Steven Lane, brothers Gale and Norman Wilson and sister Betty Tatro, grandsons, Alan Travis (Elizabeth) and Ryan Travis (Terry) and great grandchildren, Jeffrey, Jordan, Emlyn, Samantha, Noah and numerous other family members. She was preceded in death by her husband, Don Lane, her parents and siblings Milburn, Delores, Juanita, Raenell and Carol.
Visitation will be on Monday, July 18th, at Higgins Chapel from 3pm to 5pm. Burial will be in Cascilla, MS. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in her memory to your favorite pet rescue or Hospice.