Brenda (Reed) Lane

December 7, 1942 ~ July 12, 2022 (age 79)

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West Bath - Brenda Reed Lane, 79, of West Bath, passed away sweetly and graciously July 12, 2022 at her home, surrounded by family. 

She was born in Portland, December 7, 1942, a daughter of Wayne and Virginia Reed.

Ms. Brenda was adored by all who she came in contact with.  She spent her life in ministry and serving others, from being a missionary in Curacao to a Pastor’s wife of 50 years.  Sunday was always her favorite day of the week.  She loved working in the cafeteria at school and seeing the students any chance she had.

Ms. Brenda was predeceased by her parents, her husband, Pastor Manley Lane; 

She is survived by her six younger siblings; Donna, Bruce, Mike, Cheryl, Gayla & Darlene; her 4 children, Scott Lane, Laurie Spear and her husband Jonathan, Lisa Lane and her husband James Adams, and Miriam Stevens and her husband Rocky; She was the loving Grammy to 10 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.

Visiting hours will be held on Monday, July 18, 2022 at the David E. Desmond & Son Funeral Home, 638 High Street, Bath from 6:30 – 8:00pm.  Services will be held on Tuesday, July 19, 2022 with visiting from 12:00 – 1:00pm with a funeral service following at 1:00pm at the Open Door Bible Baptist Church, 26 Gartley Street, Lisbon, Maine 04250.

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July 18, 2022

6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
David E. Desmond & Son Funeral Home
638 High Street
Bath, Me 04530

July 19, 2022

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Open Door Bible Baptist Church
26 Gartley Street
Lisbon, ME 04250

Funeral Service
July 19, 2022

1:00 PM
Open Door Bible Baptist Church
26 Gartley Street
Lisbon, ME 04250

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