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Lane Allen Tikkanen

November 5, 1956 ~ December 19, 2018 (age 62)

Lane Allen Tikkanen, age 62, of Fruitport, passed away suddenly after a brief illness on Wednesday morning, December 19, 2018 at Mercy Hospital in Muskegon. Lane was born in Grand Haven to the late Arthur and Lavonna (Allen) Tikkanen and was a graduate of Coopersville High School. In addition to his parents Lane was preceded in death by his wife Linda (Culligan-Short) Tikkanen, daughter-in-law Amanda (Bunker) Tikkanen, sisters Lucinda Tikkanen and Laurie Smith, sister-in-law Kathleen Tikkanen and brother-in-law Dale Asbury. He is survived by his 2 sons, William “Bill” Tikkanen and Scott and Katie Tikkanen; 6 grandchildren, Abby, Michael, Travis, Brenden, Kohler and Allison; 3 stepchildren, Keith, Megan (Don) Eacker and Mindy (Chris) Wierengo; 5 siblings, Linda Smith, Lon Tikkanen, Leah  (Dale) Spinner, Lynette Asbury and Lance Tikkanen; many nieces and nephews. In keeping with Lanes wish cremation has taken place. A Life Celebration Service will be held 11:00 am, Saturday, December 22, 2018 at Ottawa Center Chapel, 8991 Leonard Rd, Coopersville, MI 49404 with Rev Robert Porterfield officiating. The family will greet relatives and friends at the Church on Saturday prior to the service from 10:00 to 11:00 am. An online guestbook may be signed at

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