Lane Ainsworth Hird
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A celebration of life is planned Jan. 4 for Lane Ainsworth Hird, 59, of Tracy, who died Dec. 8 in Santa Clara.

Mr. Hird was born Jan. 6, 1954, in San Francisco and had lived in Tracy the past 12 years.

Survivors include his wife of two years, Karen L. Hird of Tracy; and two siblings, April Babbitt of Pepperell, Mass., and Bruce Hird of Truckee.

His parents, Harriet C. and Ralph C. Hird, preceded him in death.

The Jan. 4 celebration of life will begin at 2 p.m. at Fry Memorial Chapel, 55 S. Central Ave. An online guest book can be viewed at

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