Mt. Vernon Register-News

March 1, 2013

Janetta Lane


MT. VERNON — — Janetta Lane, 55, of Sturgis died Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, at her home. After a long struggle with cancer, she has gone to her new home with God.

Janetta was a secretary at Sturgis Elementary School for over 18 years. She loved to sing, play piano and provide spiritual hope and inspiration to those around her.

She was preceded in death by her father, Grant Hawkins, in 2008 from Dix. Survivors include her husband, Jim Lane of Sturgis; mother, Reva Hawkins of Dix; sister, Brenda Hawkins of Joplin, Mo.; brother, Kevin Hawkins of Dix; sister, Karen Romig, husband Jeff and daughter Karis of Danville; son, Josh Lane and wife Crystal of Panama City, Fla.; and a daughter, Juliana Higgason and husband Adam of Louisville.

A Celebration of Life event is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. on today at the Sturgis Elementary School gymnasium. Visitation services will be held from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. Saturday, March 2, at Osborn Funeral Home in Dix.

Funeral services will be at Donoho Prairie Christian Church in Texico  at 2 p.m. on Sunday, March 3. Burial will be in Donoho Prairie Cemetery immediately following.

Memorial contributions may be made to “Janetta Lane Memorial Fund” and received at the Osborn Funeral Home in Dix.

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