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James R. Lanning

James R. Lanning James R. Lanning

James Robert Lanning, 73, Milltown, died Friday, July 7, 2017, at his home.
Born July 19, 1943, in Louisville, he was the son of the late J. Louis and Frances Vetter Lanning.
He was a member of the Class of 1962 of St. Xavier High School and was the first class at the new location on Poplar Level Road. He was past president of Jellico Chemical Co. in Louisville and hosted the Lanning Family ‘Down on the Farm’ reunion (this will be its 25th year).
Survivors include a son, Glenn Lanning (Tara) of Louisville; two stepsons, Jeff Peterworth (Lisa) of Atlanta, Ga., and Jamie Peterworth (Elisa) of Louisville; three brothers, Ronald Lanning (Carol) of Louisville, David Lanning (Judy) of Chillicothe, Ohio, and Mark Lanning (Tonya) of Indianapolis; and six grandchildren, Mackenzie and Mason Lanning and Zoe, Cate, William and Eveleigh Peterworth.
Visitation: Monday, July 10, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Home in Corydon.
Mass of Christian Burial: Monday, July 10, at 2 p.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Marengo with burial in the church cemetery.
The family suggests memorial gifts to the Crawford County United Ministries Food Pantry, 525 West Old S.R. 62, Leavenworth, IN 47137.