Penwell Turner Funeral Home - Shelby, Ohio

Lane Mahon

Lane Mahon, age 85, of Shelby, died Tuesday, August 11, 2015 at OhioHealth Grant Medical Center in Columbus.


He was born February 28, 1930 in Ragland, West Virginia the son of the late Van B. and Lurenda (Runyon) Mahon. Mr. Mahon retired in 1992 from Cyclops in Mansfield after 28 years of service.


Lane is survived by his children: Blane (Mary) Mahon of Bellefontaine, OH, Danny Ray (Helen) Mahon of Shelby, Julis (Denise) Mahon of Shelby, Stella (Howard) Martin of Tiro, Thella (Bob) Wells of Shelby, Darlis Legg of Shelby, Judy Allen of Shelby; 14 grandchildren; 27 great grandchildren, 5 great great grandchildren; a sister: Edna Murphy of Buffalo, OH; and his best friend: Lynn Brown. He was preceded in death by his wife: Gladys (Collins) Mahon on April 13, 2011; 5 brothers: Lewis, Horace, Troy, Van and Woodrow Mahon; and 3 sisters: Virgie Murphy, Effie Murphy, and Elizabeth Epplin.


Family and friends are welcome on Friday, August 14, 2015 from 10-11 AM at the

Turner Funeral Home, 168 West Main Street, Shelby where funeral services will be held

at 11 AM with Rev. S.T. Adkins officiating. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery in Shelby. Memorial expressions may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.


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Memories & Condolence

  1. Barry Claytor says:

    So sorry to hear about the loss of your Father. May he Rest In Peace and God Bless all of your family. From one of tne of the Whitney School gang.
    Barry Claytor and Family.
    Alta Loma, Ca.

  2. Betty ward dorion says:

    I’m so sorry. We will always miss the GENTLE GIANT.. Prayers for all.

  3. Jessie Klimkewicz says:

    I love you Daddy Pa you will forever be missed.xoxoxo.

  4. Paula says:

    Very sorry for your loss, prayers of comfort to all <3

  5. Wireman / Tackett Family says:

    Our families go back many years. We really loved your father and mother very much and spent many good times in service with them. May God comfort your hearts and be with you through this difficult time.
    Goldie Wireman
    David and Sheila Tackett & family
    Terry Wireman & family
    Mills Rd. Church of God In Jesus’ Name, Plymouth

  6. veronica sheaffer says:

    So sorry for all the family loss. My prayers and love are with you all

  7. Gary and Kim Rickett says:

    So sorry for the loss of your Dad. We love you Stella and Howard.

  8. Dave & Diane Martinez says:

    We are so sorry for the loss of your father. You are all in our thoughts & prayers.

  9. Wanda (Hicks) Harris says:

    So sorry to hear about the loss of your father. Please accept my sympathy and prayers at this difficult time.
    Wanda (Hicks) Harris
    Tucson, AZ

  10. Larissa Shirley says:

    My deepest and heartfelt sympathies and loving prayers go out to the family of Mr. Mahon.

  11. Ken and Mable Brown says:

    I’m sorry to hear of your loss but you will always have memories so he will never die.
    peace be in your hearts.

  12. SheliaCaines says:

    my love and prayers are with you Howard and Stella and all of your family you take care of each other and I love you both very much

  13. Steve & Ellen Haverfield says:

    Derick & Kayreen,
    We are so sorry for the loss of your Grandfather. We hope you feel the comfort of God’s loving arms around you at this time of grief.

  14. Cinda Jones and Scott McClary says:

    Our condolences and prayers for your family. Stella, this is Cindy Jones. May you all find comfort.

    Lillian, Alabama

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