Longtime Alaskan Wendell E. Lane died at home in Anchorage on Saturday, April 21 of complications from rheumatoid arthritis. He was 80.
Lane homesteaded on Birchwood Loop in 1959, and raised his eight children in Chugiak, where he was an elementary school teacher.
Details of the services are pending. Call (617) 875-5534 or 862-1552 for more information.