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Ranate Lanter Brock

Ranate D. Lanter Brock, 51, of Richmond, formerly of Fountain City, passed away Monday morning, April 2 at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis after suffering from an aneurysm at her home on Sunday.
   Ranate was born October 25, 1960 in Wayne County, Indiana to Ted W. & Yvonne Anderson Lanter and was a 1980 graduate of Northeastern High School. She formerly worked at Bob Evans and was formerly a driver with AID Ambulance in Richmond. She was a member of the Fountain City Wesleyan Church and enjoyed collecting clowns, painting and crocheting. Her greatest pleasure came from spending time with the love of her life, her grandson Caleb.
   Ranate will be missed by her son, Rusty Brock, of Richmond; grandson, Caleb Brock, of Richmond; mother, Yvonne Lanter, of Richmond; brothers, Rodney Lanter and his wife, Penny, of New Paris; Robbie Lanter and his wife, Kim, of Fountain City and Reagan Lanter, of Webster; 3 nieces, 1 great-niece, 1 great-nephew and many aunts, uncles and cousins.
   Ranate was preceded in death by her father, Ted Lanter in 2008 and sister-in-law, Jolene Lanter in 2011.
   A funeral ceremony will be conducted by Rev. Bill Parrish and Pastor David Anderson at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, April 5, at the Fountain City Wesleyan Church, 5600 US 27 North, Richmond. Interment will follow in Willow Grove Cemetery.
   Family and friends may gather for visitation from 4-8 p.m. on Wednesday, April 4, at the Smith & McQuiston Funeral Home, 321 US 27 South, Fountain City.
   Memorial contributions may be sent to the National Kidney Foundation, 911 East 86th Street, Suite 100, Indianapolis, IN 46240-1848 or the Riley Children’s Foundation, 30 South Meridian Street. Suite 200, Indianapolis, IN 46204-3509.
   Condolences may be expressed online at www.smithmcquistonwebster.com .

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I am so sorry for your loss, you are all in my prayers.

kay (kreiner) turner Apr 5 2012 12:00 AM

We are trully sorry  for the death of your Daughter Mother Grandmother
Sister and Aunt, May the joyous memories keep the pain of loss away.

Carender Family Apr 4 2012 12:00 AM

Yvonne and family,
I was sorry to see of Ranate's passing.  Sorry I can't be there in person to give you a hug, but know my thoughts and prayers are with you during this time.
Idris Bond Smith

Idris Bond Smith Apr 3 2012 12:00 AM

Yvonne and family --  So sorry to learn of your loss.  I'm sorry I cannot be there in person - please know I am praying for your peace.  God will provide your strength.  

Jane Hall   LaFollette, TN

Jane Hall - Apr 3 2012 12:00 AM

We along with so many others who knew Ranate would like to offer our deepest sympathy on her passing. Although it is little consolation at this sad time please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you all.  Please let us know if there is anything we can do for any of you.

Again our deepest sympathy,
The Longfellow Family

The Longfellow Family Apr 3 2012 12:00 AM

Yvonne; I am so sorry for your loss. Please know that I am thinking of you and your family.  Tanya Walter Martin

Tanya Martin Apr 3 2012 12:00 AM

Yvonne and Family,
I am so very sorry to learn of Ranate's passing.  I will be keeping you all in my prayers and thoughts during this difficult time.  May God give you all the peace and comfort you need.  

I remember visiting you all in Fountain City when I was a kid.  I would come with Aunt Anna May, Uncle Bill and their kids to visit.  I am Shelby's oldest daughter.  Ranate and I are the same age.  I still can't believe this has happened.  My heart breaks for you and your family.

Christy Bullock Williams Apr 3 2012 12:00 AM

Rodney, Yvonne and Rusty:
I know this is a difficult time for you, and that you will miss Ranate so much.
Please know that I am praying for your peace of mind and comfort.
Julia Logston

Julia Logston Apr 3 2012 12:00 AM

Yvonne and family, I was so sorry to hear of Ranate's passing.  Thoughts and prayers with all of you at this sad time.  Debbie

Debbie Weadick Apr 3 2012 12:00 AM

Yvonne, Robby & Kim, Rusty and Lanter family,

We were saddened to hear of Ranate's passing.  Your family has been through so much.  Our hearts hurt for you and we are praying for all of you.

Mike and Karla Buckley

Karla & Mike Buckley Apr 3 2012 12:00 AM

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