A service for Ralph R. Lane, a retired railroad clerk, will be held at 10 a.m. today at the Fairhaven Retirement Community in Sykesville.
Mr. Lane, who was 74 and moved to Fairhaven from Towson about seven years ago, died Sunday at Baltimore County General Hospital of complications to Parkinson's disease.
He retired about 10 years ago after 25 years as a clerk for the Baltimore and Ohio railroad.
A native of Baltimore and a graduate of City College, Mr. Lane served in the Coast Guard during World War II and was a member of the B&O Post of the American Legion.
He was senior warden of St. Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church.
His wife, the former Marie Fite, died in 1983.
Mr. Lane is survived by a stepson, Leroy S. Nichalson of Denver; two grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.