LOWVILLE-Milfred R. McLane, 91, formerly of Cascade Ave., died on Thursday evening, July 19, 2012 at the Lewis County General Hospital.
The funeral will be at 3:00 p.m. on Monday, July 23, 2012 at Iseneker Funeral Home, Inc., Lowville with Rev. Bruce W. Chapman, retired Methodist Minister, officiating. Calling hours are from 1-3 p.m. prior to the funeral service, at the funeral home. Burial will be in Old Glendale Cemetery. Contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 120 Lomond Court, Utica, NY 13502 or a charity of ones choice.
He is survived by a son, David L. McLane of Lowville; a daughter, Sharon Burdick of Lyons Falls; a brother, Ernest McLane of New Jersey; four granddaughters, five great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and cousins. He is predeceased by his wife, Helen; his son-in-law, Gary Skip Burdick; a brother, Clarence McLane; three sisters, Gladys Kerfien, Gertrude Colgrove, and Helen Tolopka.
Milfred was born on April 17, 1921 in the Town of Harrisburg, NY, a son of the late Charles and Rhetta Waite McLane and attended Lowville Academy and served in the Army during WWII. On August 10, 1945, he married Helen Burr at First Methodist Church, Utica. Milfred worked at a paper mill in Utica and lated moved to West Martinsburg, working for AMF in Lowville for many years, before retiring.
He was a member of Lewis County memorial Post #6912, Lowville VFW and enjoyed hunting.
Condolences may be made online at www.isenekerfuneralhome.com.