On Monday, May 3rd, 2021 Lane Floria passed away peacefully at his home in Delton, MI at the age of 73.
Born in Kalamazoo, MI in 1948 to Kenneth and Naomi, he was a lifelong resident of Delton. Lane was a caring and active member of the community, including: being a charter member of the Delton Moose Lodge 1649, college professor at Kalamazoo Valley Community College, Chamber of Commerce member and past President, member of the Hiawatha Sportsmen’s Club, member of the board of directors of Hospice, and owner of L&S Service for 45 years.
Lane enjoyed spending his free time hunting, fishing, cutting wood, playing euchre and programming computer software. He also enjoyed cruising the roads of Barry County with family and friends telling stories of the good old days. Lane was a friend to all and was always there to help family, friends and even strangers.
Lane was preceded in death by both parents; as well as his brother, Dale Floria and his wife Peggy (Acker) Floria. He is survived by his sister Betsy Day (Randy); children: Michelle Wendell (Paul), Norm Floria (Amy), Keith Floria (Nan) and Ruthanne Vida (Josh); stepchildren: Allen Acker (Narcia), Glenda Acker (Jim Carr), and Ginger Acker (Bill Peter); as well as 23 grandchildren and step-grandchildren with 13 great-grandchildren and step-great-grandchildren.
Lane’s celebration of life will be Saturday, June 5, 2021 at 3 pm at the Delton Moose Lodge 1649.
Memorial gifts can be directed to the Delton Public Library and the Delton Moose Lodge 1649.
Please visit www.williamsgoresfuneral.com to share a memory or to leave a condolence message for Lane’s family.