A visitation will be held from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the Hilary Boone Center on UK campus on Saturday, August 15. A memorial service will begin at 7:00 p.m. on the same day.
Lane was a Lexington leader in both politics and business, serving as a member of the Urban County Council. Lane had been battling cancer for two years.
Lane started the "Lane Report," an upbeat business magazine, 30 years ago.
Ed Lane is survived by two daughters. In a statement, Mayor Jim Gray called Lane an outstanding public servant, and said that Lexington will miss his leadership and experience.