Glynn Lane, 85, of Pueblo West, Colorado, formerly of Amarillo, died Tuesday, February 03, 2009. He was a beloved husband, father, and grandfather. Celebration of Glynn's life will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 5, 2009, at Pueblo West Baptist Church, 180 E. Croyden Dr., in Pueblo West, Colo, with Pastor John Tanner officiating. Viewing, from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at Blackburn-Shaw Funeral Home in Amarillo, Texas. Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 6, 2009, at Coulter Chapel, 8310 S. Coulter, with interment at Memory Gardens 14200 I-27 Amarillo Texas. Rev. Robert Field officiating. Glynn was born Sept. 17, 1923, in Mobeetie, Texas to B.R. Robert and Myrtie Lane. He graduated from Mobeetie High School. Glynn served in the U.S. Navy's Seabees during World War II. Afterwards, he worked in the hardware business in many capacities; he retired as a buyer for Amarillo Hardware in 1987. He and his wife Maurine were charter members of Bolton Street Baptist Church. They are now members of Pueblo West Baptist Church in Colorado. Glynn served as a scoutmaster for Boy Scout Troop #72 in Amarillo. He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Robert (Bob) in 1987; and a daughter, Glennis Maurine Bailey, in 1985. Survivors include his wife of 62 years, Maurine; two sons, Terry Lane and wife Patti of Pueblo West., Colorado, and Benny Lane and wife Becky of Pueblo West, Colorado; one brother, Henry Lane and wife Irene of St. Thomas, North Dakota; five grandchildren, Kay Reifschneider and husband Tracy of Louisville, Kansas, Colleen Mittag and husband Mark of Glendale, Wisconsin, David Lane and wife Cindi of Highlands Ranch, Colorado, Glynn Stafford Lane and wife Jessica of Brown Deer, Wisconsin, and Benny Samuel Lane and wife Lisa of Irvine, California; and six great-grandchildren, Kury-Lynn, Darby, Nadine, Ella, Seamus, and Benjamin. The family suggests memorials be made to the charity of the donor's choice. Online condolences,

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  1. I’m sure Glenn never knew I existed, but I remember him as a young man while I was still just a kid. Glenn’s mother and mine were first cousins, and were very close. I grew up thinking his mother was my “Aunt Myrtie”. When I saw Glenn’s obituary, I wanted to send my sympathy to all his family. May God keep you all in his hands.

  2. Glynn gave so much to his family and to others during his time upon this earth. He got me involved in scouting and took me in as part of his family during my tour at Amarillo AFB. One couldn’t have asked for a better friend or mentor. Your loss is also our loss for he touched the lives of many. A good and humble man now at rest in his Father’s arms.

  3. Our deepest of sympathy is extended to both of you and your entire family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  4. Every who knew Glynn will miss him greatly. I always had the utmost respect for Glynn. He achieved great things at the Spanish Peaks Ranch.He was a fair and gentle man. Our prayers are with his wife Maurine and all of Glynn’s family. Don, Jan, Chris, & Sonya Taylor.

  5. Maurine and all of Glynn’s children and grandchildren,
    Bob and I will always have some special and funny memories of Glynn. Our deepest condolences to all of you.

  6. Maureen & Family,
    I send my condolences to all of you for the loss of a great man.And Im sorry I can not be with you all in Texas for the services. But I do send my love and prayers with you all. And please give my Kay a big hug for me.

    Ginger, Dylan, & Skylar

  7. Benny, Becky and family,
    We extend our deepest sympathy to you in the loss of your father, father-in-law, grandfather and great-grandfather. May you be reassured that he is resting in his Father’s arms. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  8. To, Benny, Becky and family:
    My deepest of sympathy is extended to both of you and your entire family. May the memories of your loved one and your faith help comfort you in your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  9. Benny and family, my thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of loss. Just remember it is not good-bye forever, but so long for now. With great sympathy, Allen Cruz

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