Vera E. Lanning, 75, of Skillman died Friday, November 23, 2018 at Artis Senior Living of West Windsor. Born in Cranbury, she resided most of her life in Hopewell and Skillman. Vera was Vice President of David G. Lanning Plumbing and Heating Incorporated. She was a member of the Hopewell Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary and St. Matthews Episcopal Church , Pennington . She was an avid gardener , enjoyed traveling, but most of all enjoyed spending time with her family.
Daughter of the late Russel and Esther (Brown) Everett, Sr. she is survived by her loving husband David G. Lanning , son and daughter in law Sean and Lisa Lanning, daughter and son in law Cynthia and Charles Bregenzer, three brothers Russel Everett Jr., Richard Everett, Robert Everett two sister Janice Regan, Elaine Baus, eight grandchildren, Justin, Charlie, Sean, Cameron, Kevin, Kelcie, Kyle, Zachary, two great grandchildren Baylee and Mason.
The funeral service will be held 10 AM on Thursday November 29th 2018 from the Mather Hodge Funeral Home 40 Vandeventer Avenue, Princeton. Burial will follow in the Highland Cemetery, Hopewell. Friends may call on Wednesday November 28th 2018 from 6 to 8 PM at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers memorial contribution may be made to the Hopewell Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary 4 Columbia Avenue Hopewell NJ 08525 or The Alzheimer’s Association.