In Memory

Tom Lane

Tom Lane

  • "Sue, my sympathies go out to you at Tom's passing. I have..."
    - David Lauer

Thomas R. "Tom" Lane

1944 - 2018

Thomas R. Lane of Kingsport, Tenn., 73, passed away on Thursday, June 28, 2018, at Vanderbilt Medical Center, Nashville, Tenn., following a brief illness.

He had worked for Snap-On Tools corporate office in Kenosha, and as Plant Manager at the Snap-On Tools Johnson City, Tenn., plant. Tom owned and operated a Coffee Gallery in Kingsport for 8 years. He was a Master Gardener and active volunteer at Exchange Place, Kingsport, TN. He also participated with Northeast Tennessee Quilts of Valor® group.

Tom was preceded in death by his parents, Ernest and Margaret Lane.

He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Susan Plutchak Lane; 2 sisters, Nancy (David) Wick, and Janet Dolnik; brother Gary Lane; and several nieces and nephews.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Thursday, August 23, 2018, at the Boathouse Pub & Eatery, 4917 – 7th Ave., Kenosha WI, from 2:00 – 5:00 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Exchange Place, or the Quilts of Valor #10671 c/o Susan Lane, P.O. Box 3093, Kingsport, TN 37664. RIP dear classmate.