Lance was raised in Perryville, the youngest of three children of William "Bill" and Sheila Stortz Martens.
He was a 1981 graduate of St. Vincent High School. He was owner and president of Midwest Paving Co. in Yukon.
Survivors include his parents; a daughter and son-in-law, Leslie and Rob Wafer of Yukon; a son and daughter-in-law, William "Billy" and Taylor Martens of Albuquerque, N.M.; a grandson, Kohen Wafer of Yukon; two sisters, Lori Martens Fairchild of Allen, Texas, Lisa Martens Leimbach of Perryville; and several nieces and nephews.
The funeral is scheduled at 10 a.m. Friday at Smith and Turner Mortuary in Yukon.
A memorial service for Missouri family and friends is planned at 1 p.m. Nov. 27 at Cape County Cowboy Church in Oak Ridge.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.smith-turnermortuary.com.