George G. Lane, age 82

of Weymouth

George G. Lane, age 82

George G. Lane, age 82, of Weymouth, died peacefully, Friday, February 12, 2021 at South Shore Hospital in Weymouth.

George was born in Quincy, to the late William and Margaret C. (Garvey) Lane. Raised and educated in Quincy, he was a graduate of Quincy High School, Class of 1957. He had lived in Weymouth for the past fifty years.

George was proud to have served in the U.S. Army in the late 1950s and early 1960s. He received the Good Conduct Medal, Sharpshooter Badge (Carbine), and Basic Missileman Badge.

He worked for the former New England Telephone Company as a motor vehicle foreman and had been retired for many years.

Beloved husband of the late Rose A. (Usery) Lane.

Devoted father of William Schlipp and his wife Judy of Indiana, Susan Herold of Wisconsin, and Maryann M. Hannigan and her husband Thomas of Rockland.

Dear friend of Carolyn Kelliher of Hingham.

Loving grandfather of Ryan Schlipp of Wisconsin and Jamie Schlipp of Illinois.

George is also survived by many great-grandchildren.

The last of nine siblings, he was predeceased by Catherine “Kay” Thorley, Anne Ouilette, Margaret Reardon, Marie Laramee, Beatrice Tocchio, William Lane, John Lane, and James Lane. George is survived by many nieces and nephews.

Visiting hours will be held at the Sweeney Brothers Home for Funerals, 1 Independence Avenue, Quincy, on Friday, February 19, from 4 – 6 p.m. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Services are operating in accordance with current guidelines.

His Funeral Service and Interment, with military honors, at Blue Hill Cemetery, Braintree will take place privately.

For those who wish, donations in George’s memory may be made to the American Lung Association, 1661 Worcester Road, Suite 301, Framingham, MA 01701.

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  • Maryann, I am so sorry to hear the passing of your Dad. I know how much he meant to you. May he rest in the sweetest peace. I love you my friend xoxo

  • I’m so very sorry to hear of your fathers passing. My thoughts and prayers will be with you.

  • Mary Ann. So sorry,will miss him,One of my best friends ever.Bless him and mayhe rest in peace.Bob and Edie Drago

  • Maryann – so sorry to read of your dads passing. I remember how close you were.
    My sympathies to you and your family

  • I have such great childhood memories of George.Marianne you were the apple of his eye….. l know there are no words at a time like this. I pray you will feel his beautiful spirit often and take comfort in happy memories. My mom always said he was such a ” class act”.

  • My sympathies to George’s family on his passing. I met George when we were 9 years old and we have been friends ever since, I will miss him and our calls. Thank you for being my friend, Rest in peace.

  • Maryann I Am So So Sorry To Here This
    ..Aw.

  • Fly high Grandpa, I love you so much.
    Love always, your granddaughter.

  • Maryann, so very sorry for your loss. May your father rest easy in Heavenly peace. My sincere condolences to you and your father. Take care of yourself my friend.