Darrell Lance Lane

November 27, 1954 - January 26, 2013
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Darrell Lance Lane, 58, of Galveston, TX died January 26, 2013, at his home surrounded by his family.

He was born November 27, 1954 in Texas City, TX, the son of Bernice Cecilia Ricketts. He was the youngest of three siblings. After the loss of his mother at age 14, Darrell was then cared for by his loving aunt, Gloria Whelton, who has been there for him throughout his entire life. He is survived by his lovely wife of 25 years, Deborah Sue Lane.

Darrell lived and worked most of his life in and around Galveston. He loved spending time with his family and dogs, had a passion for barbecuing and bowling, and was always willing to help a friend.

Darrell’s family will receive visitors beginning at 5:00 pm, Thursday, January 31st, at Malloy & Son Funeral Home. A funeral service will begin at 7:00 pm at the funeral home.

Mr.Lane was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Dennis Lane; uncle, Olen James McCutchen (Mack); aunt, Audrey Ricketts; and cousin, Diane McCutchen.

He is survived by his mother-in-law, Bobbie Sue Faggard, of High Island, Texas; daughter, Margaret, of Mississippi; son and daughter-in-law, John and Gloria Fletcher of Shiner, Texas; daughter and son-in-law, Misty Sue Ambrosio and Jose Perez of Tomball, Texas; daughter, Diana; boyfriend, William; and dear friend, Alfio; daughter and son-in-law, Briana and Jesus Soto; son, Grady and his girlfriend Michaela Graves, of Galveston, Texas; grandchildren: Brandon, Brittani, Ashlei, Ange-le, Nathan, and Angelina; great grandchild, Harmony; sister and brother-in-law, Barbara and Bill Hedgingson, of Arizona; aunts, Gloria Whelton and Lilla McCutchen; numerous cousins, nephews, and nieces; and a host of friends and co-workers.

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Born: November 27, 1954
Died: January 26, 2013

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Elena Angel West posted on 11/30/-1

Hello Debbie, my condolences to you and your family on your loss. My prayers are with you and your family. God Bless You!


Ian McCutchen posted on 11/30/-1

You will be missed my cousin and friend. I will never forget your smile or your laughter. You were always there to help anyone in need. You will always be an inspiration to others. RIP to a very good man.


Doris posted on 11/30/-1

May your hearts find peace and comfort in knowing that soon, all suffering and death will be no more - Revelation 21:3, 4.


Alan, Jim and Winkie Browning posted on 11/30/-1

Goodbye, dear friend. We will miss your smile, your wit, your life long friendship. Our sincerest condolences to Debby and family, from those of us who were family by love and friendship.


Greg Winkens posted on 11/30/-1

Rest in peace my friend. The world is a lesser place with you in that better place. See you on the flip side Darrell.


Tim & Heather Lane & Family posted on 11/30/-1

Aunt Debbie, our thoughts are with you and the kids. Uncle Darrell will be missed but will not be forgotten. We will be keeping everyone in our prayers and thoughts. We love you.


alan browning posted on 11/30/-1

wish i could be there to pay my respects in person, i'm going to miss my friend deeply, all my love to his family...see you on the otherside buddy...your friend forever....AL


Mike and Lynn Parks posted on 11/30/-1

Our hearts and prayers are with you all. We will miss Darrell. He was a kind and giving man with a heart of gold.