Richard “Patch Eye” Lane

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Richard “Patch Eye” Lane was born on July 21,1964 to Ethel Lane in Columbus, Ohio.

Richard was a great brother, a great uncle and friend. He had a very kind, wonderful spirit and did no harm to no one. All He had for you was love, encouragement and jokes he loved to draw and would draw often with his great niece.

Richard had a very pleasing spirit anytime he was around the family he would let everyone know how much he loved them.

Richard is preceded in death by his great nephew Gavin Lane, his niece Layona Hill, his mother Ethel Lane-Tatum, his nephew Shanga Lane, his sister Robin Lane, grandmother Margie Davis and grandfather Fred Lane.

Richard leaves to cherish his memory his brothers William, Vincent, Jonathan (Louisa) Lane and Lamont Holt. His nieces Sheyoshi, Shira, Kazori, Audrey and Samantha Lane. Tasha (Paul) Glenn, Roslyn Campbell and Kayona Hill . His nephews Deloni Jenkins and Gabriel Lane. He also leaves a host of great nieces and nephews, a host of cousins and friends.

Richard will be missed by all who knew and loved him.

Private Visitation 1:00 PM and Private Funeral Service 2:00 PM Friday, August 13, 2021 at MARLAN J. GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE EAST, 5456 E. Livingston Ave. (one block east of Noe Bixby, turn North on Lonsdale Rd). To read the complete obituary, order flowers, view video tribute and offer condolences to the Lane Family, visit


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  1. Rev. Clarressa Thompson

    May God’s peace comfort the family at this most difficult time.

    With love and prayers,
    True Healing Fellowships
    Rev. Clarressa Thompson, Overseer
    Min. Jeremy Beckhon, Associate Minister

  2. Love you uncle Patch!!! I am really going to miss you,
    Love you.. Until our next time
    your niece

  3. We would like to extend our condolences to the family.
    May you draw comfort from God as he help you to cope with the heavyweight of your loss. With caring thoughts.

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