Above – Bob with Father [click here to read a poem about Lester]
Below -Beth, Bob, Mom and Ott – 1943
Mom with her five kids. Denver, CO
This poem was written by a friend in grad school at UCSB almost 50 years ago. I worked summers for a construction company and was part of a paving crew working on the highways in southern California.
Steve receives his PhD. Karen and Deborah are proud of him.
Jim running in Steamboat Springs where he is a self-employed carpenter.
Daughter Margaret is flourishing as a professor of nursing at Regis University.
And then many years later and in another country:
He Scores! Kyle is on fire!! [Click to watch video.]
Jim Lane running at Steamboat Springs, CO for the Iron Man race.
Cow by Steven lane age 5
“Island” is born 1971
Karen was going through some old scrapbooks and came across this piece from the Nanaimo Free Press published about 1976 when I was a new chairman at Malaspina College. This was right after we had moved to the present location of VIU. I looked different then.
Erik Lane: after and before!
In 1997 Erik writes a biography of his grandfather! Read it.
June 2015 Bob receives Emeritus status from VIU.
Picture from Convocation: Bob and Dr. Steve Lane: