|Birth: ||Apr. 20, 1932|
|Death: ||Feb. 21, 2003|
Joan Therese Lane, 70, of Stewartville, Minn., died Friday, February 21, 2003, at St. Mary's Hospital, Rochester, Minn., from injuries suffered in an automobile accident.
She was born Joan Therese Cisewski on April 20, 1932, in Winona
She grew up in Winona and graduated from Cotter High School. She attended two years of college at the College of Saint Teresa in Winona. She married Joseph Lane on March 14, 1953, at St. Stanislaus Catholic Church.
Following their marriage, the Lanes lived in Winona before moving to Stewartville in 1970, where they have lived since.
After graduating from Winona Vocational School, Mrs. Lane worked as an LPN at Winona General Hospital and at St. Mary's Hospital in Rochester for over 20 years. After retiring from St. Mary's Hospital, she worked as a public health nurse for Olmsted County and part-time at Dayton's in Rochester. Mr. Lane is a retired sheet metal worker.
Joan was a longtime member of St. Bernard's Catholic Church in Stewartville and was active in its CCW and religious education program. She was active in Stewartville's Meals on Wheels program and its Friends of the Library. She also volunteered with Mayo Hospice and Channel One in Rochester. She was a former member of St. Stanislaus Catholic Parish and was a supporter of the Polish Museum, both of Winona. She enjoyed knitting, traveling and flower gardening.
Joan is survived by two daughters, Sharon Lane Jacob of Winona, and Sue Starr Lane of Rochester; one son, Steven (Christine) of Stewartville; seven grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; one sister, Lorraine Sheehan of Red Wing, Minn.; and one brother, James Cisewski of Winona.
She was preceded in death by her parents, one son, and a son-in-law.
A Funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, February 26, at St. Bernard's Catholic Church in Stewartville, with Revs. Gregory Havel and Leroy Eikens officiating. Burial will be at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, February 27, in St. Mary's Cemetery, Winona.
There will be visitation one hour prior to the service Wednesday at the church.
Joseph Lewis Lane (1928 - 2007)
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Enjoyed chatting with your lovely daughter,my new found aunt in law! She is a sweet person. I cant wait to meet her! Wish we couldve met you. Rest in peace my precious grandmother in law in Christ.|
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Rest in heavenly peace.|
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