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John Stanton Kane, 91, died peacefully on July 31, 2017, at Wellbrooke of Carmel.
He was born Jan. 22, 1926, in Alexandria, the son of John H. and Cynthia (Taylor) Kane. He attended Anderson University and then Kansas State University, where he obtained his masters degree in architecture.
Throughout his career, he worked in the private sector, Church Extension and Home Missions, and his own firm, JSK Architects, until retiring in 2007. One of his areas of expertise was church design, but he also excelled at retirement homes, innovative house designs and the restoration of the Paramount Theater in Anderson.
Locally and outside the city, his work stands in Mexico, Canada, the Cayman Islands and most U.S. states.
He was an avid traveler and outdoorsman, enjoying hunting, canoeing and campground planning design. He was a member of Park Place Church of God, East Side Community Club, Optimist Club and AIA.
He is survived by three children, Mark S. (Sally) Kane of Newago, Michigan, Gordon E. Kane of Anderson, and Constance (Barry) Kane-Granger of Carmel; six grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; a brother, Walter Kane of Florida; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Eunice Mae (Morrison) Kane, in 2015.
Funeral services, officiated by Dr. David Markle, will be Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017, at 2 p.m. at Park Place Church of God, Anderson. Burial will follow at East Maplewood Cemetery.
Visitation will be Monday, Aug. 28, 2017, from 4 to 7 p.m. in the Bessie Byrum Lounge at Park Place Church of God, Anderson, and also one hour before the funeral service on Tuesday.
Memorial contributions may be given to Park Place Church of God, 501 College Drive, Anderson, IN 46012.
Rozelle-Johnson Funeral Service handled the service arrangements.
Post online condolences at www.rozelle-johnson.com.
Published on August 19, 2017
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