Dropped Dead of Heart Disease
J. Wesley Lane of Long Branch went skating on Tackanassee lake at that place on Monday. He had just
got on the ice when he was attacked with heart disease and fell forward. He was dead when he was
picked up. Mr. Lane was born at Long Branch and had lived there all his life. He was the son of
Peter Lane. He leaves a wife and several small children.
Source: Red Bank Register, Wednesday, Jan 3, 1900