Steven T. Lanning, 51, formerly of Massena
Wednesday, November 23, 2011 - 6:38 pm

Mr. Steven T. Lanning, 51, 127 Clarence Avenue, passed away Tuesday, November 22, 2011 at St. Josephs Hospital in Syracuse where he had been a patient since Monday.

Steven was born May, 25, 1960 in Massena, the son of Bernard and Sally Stewart Lanning. He attended Massena Central School. He married Joy Euto which later ended in separation. Steven was a truck driver for Bur Tran Company in Moravia, New York. Previously he worked at Walsh Trucking Company and Cheney Tire Company. Steven enjoyed bowling and hunting.

Steven is survived by his parents, Sally and Bernard Lanning of Massena; two sons, Justin and Wanda Lanning of Norfolk and Jarred Lanning of Massena; three grandchildren; three brothers, Bernard Jr. and Brenda Lanning of Norfolk, Thomas and Barb Lanning of Syracuse, and Michael and Christine Lanning of Brandon, Florida; and several nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles.

Friends may call the Donaldson Funeral Home, Massena, Friday 2-4 and 7-8 p.m. where a funeral service will be held at 8:00 p.m. with Rev. Judy VanKennan, officiating. Burial will be held privately in Pine Grove Cemetery, Area 2, Norfolk.

Memorial contributions in Steven’s memory may be made to the St. Christopher Fund or an organization that helps uninsured truck drivers.

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