A Rosary service for Vivian V. Lane will be held on Monday, February 5, 2018, at 11:00a.m. at Ricks-Bowers Funeral Home in Jewett.
A Mass of Christian Burial Service for Mrs. Lane was held on Tuesday, February 6, 2018, at 10:00a.m. at Blessed Kateri Roman Catholic Church in Buffalo. Father John-Mary S. W. Bowlin will officiate.
Interment will be held on Wednesday, February 7, 2018, at 1:00p.m. at Forest Park Lawndale in Houston.
Mrs. Lane passed away on Friday, February 2, 2018, at her residence near Jewett.
She was born in Houston on December 17, 1923. She was a graduate of Incarnate Word Academy in Houston and later attended Texas Women’s College in Denton. Vivian married Floyd Branderry Lane on April 3, 1943, and shared some forty-four years of marriage together before being separated by his death. Mrs. Lane was a member of the Northern Senior Senate of the Galveston/Houston Diocese and a member of the Goldenrods of Saint Matthias in Magnolia. She enjoyed bowling and was an excellent seamstress. She also loved to knit and was a great baker and cook.
She is survived by three sons, F. Jeffrey Lane of Katy, William Lane & wife Theresa of Sargent, and Roger Lane & wife M. J. of Jewett; five grandchildren, F. Jeffrey Lane, Jr. of Katy, Cindy Lane & Lizz Torres of Marietta, Georgia, Christopher Lane of Conroe, Kelli Lane of Dickinson, and Allison Plaisance & husband Michael of Jefferson, Louisiana; three great-grandchildren, Hannah Plaisance, Geniveve Plaisance, and Kannon Lane; one niece, Janette Sebesta & husband Edward of Sugar Land; and a dear friend and caregiver, Mary Anders of Jewett.
Mrs. Lane was preceded in death by her husband, Floyd B. Lane; her parents, Felix & Veronica Abadie; one brother, Frank Murray; and one daughter-in-law, Jo Ann Lane.
In lieu of flowers the family requests memorials be made to the Sisters of the Monastery of the Infant Jesus, 1501 Lotus Ln, Lufkin, TX 75904 or to the scholarship fund at Incarnate Word Academy, 609 Crawford St., Houston, TX 77002.
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