Gerald Dean Lane, 75, longtime Seminole
resident died Friday, August 5, 2011 at his home in Seminole. Dean was
born on January 28, 1936 in Lamar, Oklahoma to John Francis and Lillian
Lucille (Cox) Lane.
He came to Seminole from Yukon, Oklahoma 47 years ago. He was a
member of the Church of Christ in Maud, Oklahoma. Dean worked and
retired from Atlantic Richfield Company as an electrician. He served as
a Tech-Sergeant in the U.S. Air Force and was an aircraft electrician
from 1954 to 1958.
He married Barbara Ann Warden on April 8, 1958 in Ada, Oklahoma.
His parents, two brothers John and Jack Lane, preceded him in
His wife Barbara Ann Lane of Seminole, Oklahoma, survives him. Two
sons and a daugher-in-law, Gary and Judy Lane of Seminole, Oklahoma and
John Lane of Norman, Oklahoma. Two brothers, Rod Lane of Shawnee,
Oklahoma and Ted Lane of El Dorado, California; two sisters Priscilla
Wilson of Lindsay, Oklahoma and Mary Lane of Duncan, Oklahoma, also
He is also survived by two grandchildren, Wes Lane and Kimberly
Wilson and her husband Tony and one great-grandchild Piper Wilson.
Graveside services will be held at 11:00 A.M., Tuesday, August 9,
2011 at Little Cemetery. Russell Vicars will officiate at the service.
Swearingen Funeral Home in Seminole, Oklahoma is in charge of