August 22, 1934 — January 3, 2019
Lon Rankin, of Lebanon, has passed away at the age of 84.
He was born in Astoria, Oregon.
He was an Air Force veteran.
He was a beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and teacher. He taught at Central Linn and Hamilton Creek.
He was a life member of the Small Woodlands Association. He was a Master Woodlands Manager for many years.
He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Laura. He was the father of Lou Nowlin (husband, David), Larry Rankin (wife, Jill), and Lee Rankin (wife, Barb); seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
He will be greatly missed.
No services are planned at this time.