Veronica Lane

Veronica M. Lane, 91, of Galion, died Tuesday, June 23, 2015 at Magnolia Terrace, Galion after a short illness.

Veronica was born in St. Louis, MO on April 17, 1924 to the late John and Opal (Hanks) Batty. She married Jack C. “J.C.” Lane, Sr. on June 26, 1943 and he preceded her in death on June 29, 2005.

Veronica was retired from Galion Community Hospital where she worked for many years as a housekeeper. She enjoyed crafts and crocheting. She collected Avon and loved working in her yard and vegetable garden.

She is survived by her four sons and her daughter: Ronald (Sandy) Lane, Terry (Pat Ballard) Lane, and Richard (Cathy) Lane all of Galion, Jack Lane, Jr. of Myrtle Beach, SC and Janice Kay (Carl) Crowl of Conway, SC, her eleven grandchildren, eighteen great grandchildren and her sister Janet Davis of New Mexico.

She was preceded in death by four grandchildren, two great grandchildren, her two sisters, Vivian Batty and Loretta Benke and her brother Bill Batty.

Friends may call Thursday from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. at the Mark A. Schneider Funeral Home, Galion. Funeral services will be held at the Mark A. Schneider Funeral Home, 303 Portland Way N., Galion on Thursday June 25, 2015 at 1 p.m. with Pastor Andrew Grimes, officiating. Burial will follow in Crawford County Memory Gardens, Crestline.

Online condolences may be made to the family at

Memorial contributions may be made to Southern Care Hospice in care of the funeral home.

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