Anthony Charles Lane ’70 died September 20, 2009, in Brunswick.
Anthony Charles Lane ’70 died September 20, 2009, in Brunswick. He was born in Winchester, Mass., on April 15, 1948, and prepared for college at Andover (Mass.) High School, where he served as class president, and at The New England Conservatory of Music, which led to a job at Columbia Records. He attended Bowdoin from 1966 to 1969, and was president of Delta Kappa Epsilon fraternity. After leaving Bowdoin, he founded Lane Publishing and Recording. In the early 1970s, he formed a local origination television station in Brunswick and Bath while working as program director at Casco Cable TV in Brunswick in its infancy, and served as on-air technical director for WGAN in Portland. Later, he served as president of medical education at American Medical, and was executive vice president at TravCom of Lexington, Mass. In 1999, was president of pharmaceutical promotions at Henry Shine in Melville, N.Y. He returned to music after he retired, founding Concert Capture, a recording studio in Brunswick. He is survived by a sister-in-law, Deborah Lane; a niece, Danielle Solari; and two nephews, Robert Lane and Gregory Laflamme. He was predeceased by a brother, Robert Lane.