Lane Evans

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Lane Evans
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Illinois's 17th district
In office
January 3, 1983 – January 3, 2007
Preceded byGeorge M. O'Brien
Succeeded byPhil Hare
Personal details
Born(1951-08-04)August 4, 1951
Rock Island, Illinois
DiedNovember 5, 2014(2014-11-05) (aged 63)
East Moline, Illinois
Political partyDemocratic
ResidenceRock Island, Illinois
Alma materAugustana College, Georgetown University

Lane Allen Evans (August 4, 1951 – November 5, 2014) was a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives from 1983 until 2007, representing the 17th District of Illinois.

Evans announced that he would not seek reelection in November 2006 and retired at the end of the 109th Congress due to his bad health.

On November 6, 2014, Evans died at the age of 63 in a nursing home in East Moline, Illinois, of Parkinson's disease, aged 63.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. "US Representative Lane Evans, veterans advocate, dies at 63". ABC Retrieved November 6, 2014.