Dwight E. Lanman JR.

Born: Thu., Nov. 14, 1929
Died: Tue., Jun. 16, 2020


10:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Fri., Jun. 19, 2020
Location: Weicht Funeral Home

Memorial Service

11:00 AM Fri., Jun. 19, 2020
Location: Weicht Funeral Home

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Dwight E. Lanman Jr., 90, of Angola, Indiana, passed away on Tuesday, June 16, 2020 at Aperion Care of Angola.

He was born on November 14, 1929 in Circleville, Pickaway County, Ohio to Dwight E. Sr. and Mary K. (Lindsey) Lanman.  He married Alberta P. Hackman on June 22, 1947.

Dwight had been the Director for the Steuben County Plan Commission for over 20 years before he retired.  He was a member of the Angola Masonic Lodge #236 and Past Grand Commander of the Knights Templar of Indiana.

Dwight was proud to be a member of the Indiana National Guard and the LaGrange American Legion Post 215.  He was also a Nightcrawler.

Surviving are wife, Alberta P. Lanman of Angola, Indiana; son, Dwight E. (Kim) Lanman III of Angola, Indiana; daughter, Kathryn P. (James) Thompson of Arab, Alabama; brothers, Paul Edward (Carolyn)  Lanman of Centerville, Indiana and Charles R. Lanman of Frankfort, Indiana; two sisters, Barbara K. (Larry A.) Hoppes of Mars Hill, North Carolina and Sandra Sue (Louis) Steinmetz of The Villages, Florida.  Also surviving are his 8 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his Parents; daughter, Diane S. Kahlenbeck; and his sisters, Margaret L. Weatherly, Betty J. Davis, Gloria M. Longenecker and Patsy A. Batt.

A Masonic Service will be at 11:00 AM on Friday, June 19, 2020 at the Weicht Funeral Home in Angola, Indiana officiated by the Angola Masonic Lodge #236 followed immediately by a Memorial Service with Pastor John Boyanowski officiating.

Visitation will be from 10-11 AM prior to the service at the funeral home.

Burial will be at a later date.

Memorials may be made to the Angola Masonic Lodge #236.

For everyone’s safety, please use good judgment in the length of your visit or if you are not feeling well please go on the funeral home website and sign the guestbook with your condolences.  Please practice social distancing in the funeral home and parking areas.  

Charitable donations may be made in Dwight's memory to the following organization:

Angola Masonic Lodge #236

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Richard and Jan Knight
   Posted Tue June 16, 2020
Our deepest sympathies to Aunt Alberta, Kitty, Dell and families.

Paula Qureshi
   Posted Tue June 16, 2020
Aunt Alberta, Kitty and Dell you and your families are in our thoughts. Uncle Bud was quite a character for sure! We spent many times laughing at his antics.
Paula and Shakil

Elizabeth Hufnagle
   Posted Wed June 17, 2020
RIP Popo ⚘❤

Janet Phillips
   Posted Wed June 17, 2020
Dear Alberta, Kitty, Dell and families,
I am so sad to hear of Dwight’s passing.
He always had a smile and made us smile too!
May wonderful memories be of comfort to you
during this difficult time.
Sending you all hugs and prayers!
Love, Janet Phillips

Pat Bennett
   Posted Wed June 17, 2020
RIP Dwighty-ity. Loved working with you at REMC. Your humor was wonderful and I loved having you as a friend. Much love, Patty-watty

Timothy L Knafel
   Posted Thu June 18, 2020
My sympathies to the family of Dwight for his services to all will be missed. My thought and prayers with all. Timothy Knafel EM. Prior #8 KYCH