Lois Marian Lane

Lois Marian Lane (nee Schoppe), age 88 of Collinsville, IL, born August 30, 1929 in Collinsville, IL passed away on July 1, 2018 in Edwardsville, IL.

Lois was a lifelong resident of Collinsville. She graduated from Collinsville High School in 1947. She did a lot of volunteer work with Anderson Hospital, Shriner’s Hospital and the American Red Cross. She was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Fairview Heights, IL. She loved watching St. Louis Cardinals Baseball.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Jewel Ray Lane; her parents Edward and Bertha (nee Lepp) Schoppe; two sisters: Betty McLanahan and Bernice Adams; and daughter-in-law, Jane Lane.

She is survived by her children: Dale (Dianne Grote) Lane, Karen Lane, Susan (Terry) Koste, and Steven Lane, all of Collinsville, and Ruth (Frank) Gordon of Gulfport, MS; nine grandchildren: Karla (Daimon) Russell of Edwardsville, Amy (Tom) Noascono of Edwardsville, Rebecca (Mike) Collins of Collinsville, Danielle Guard of Cape Girardeau, MO, Sarah (Jeff) Watkins of Glen Carbon, Michael Guard of Detroit, MI, Tara Koste of Collinsville, Jennifer (Jason) Coppotelli of Collinsville, Robert (Bianca) Lane of Jacksonville, NC; 12 great-grandchildren: Rachel Russell, Keely (Michael) Eller, Courtney Russell, Andrea Russell, Dylan Russell, Kobe Collins, Sophia Noascono, Samuel Noascono, Elijah Noascono, Vivian Watkins, Maxwell Watkins and Oliver Lane; two great-great-grandsons: Trystan and Trentyn Lund; numerous nieces and nephews; and special life-long friend, Ruth Bozzardi.

Visitation will be 10am to 12 noon on Monday, July 9, 2018 at Barry Wilson Funeral Home, Maryville IL.

Funeral service will be at 12 noon following the visitation. Burial will be in St. John’s Cemetery in Collinsville.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Shriner’s Hospital and will be received at the funeral home.

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