Stephen Alex Rane, 22, died suddenly on February 12, 2013, in College Park, Maryland. Born June 18, 1990, in Lafayette, Indiana, he attended West Lafayette Junior/Senior High School and was a 2009 graduate of Centennial High School in Ellicott City, Maryland. Stephen was a senior at the University of Maryland, majoring in English and Linguistics, at the time of his death.
He is survived by his mother Karen Rane and stepfather Gerald Brust of Silver Spring, MD, his father Stanley Rane and stepmother Teresa Pena of Glen Mills, PA, sister Alison Rane and her husband Maxime Paquin of Chicago, and sister Noelia Rane of Glen Mills, PA. He is also survived by his grandmothers, Helen Klein of Frederick, MD, and Genevieve Rane of Philadelphia, and numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Visitation will be at Mauger/Givnish Funeral Home, 24 Monument Avenue, Malvern, PA, on Saturday, February 16, from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m., with a memorial service beginning at 10 a.m. Burial will follow at Philadelphia Memorial Park, Frazer, PA. Memorial contributions in Stephen's name may be made to a charity of one's choice.