Lana Meisner aka Lana R. Meisner, the wife of Eagle’s founding member Randy Meisner accused of keeping Randy intoxicated. On March 6, 2016, Lana Rae Meisner, 63, was shot in the head.
Lana Meisner and husband Randy have been in the news not long ago when According to TMZ Lana was accused by Randy’s friend James Newton, who claims in legal documents that Randy –who has been diagnosed with brain damage –is in bad shape and often goes for several weeks without taking a bath, all thanks to Lana!
James claims Lana keeps the former Poco and Eagles bassist in a prolonged state of inebriation because he says, this way is easy for her to control Randy. Funny thing is, both Randy and Lana say Newton is not a friends and is making the whole thing up!
According to online records, Lana has listed several locations, she has lived in Studio City, CA; Northridge, CA; Los Angeles, CA; Malibu, CA and Arcadia, CA.
Randy was previously married to his high school sweetheart, Jennifer Lee Barton the couple had three children: Dana Scott Meisner born in 1963 and twins Heather Leigh and Eric Shane Meisner born in 1970.
Randy and Dana divorced in 1981.
It is not clear when or how Lana and Randy met; her man left the Eagles after fighting Glenn Frey backstage during a 1977 concert.
On Sunday, March 6, 2016 Police responded to a violence domestic call to Randy and wife Lana Meisner’s house but left without incident, not long after that, according to Randy accidentally shot herself in the head. This is was Randy told police enforcements.
“Lana was stumbling around, looking for something in a closet where there were two guns. She was looking for something in the hall closet, and Randy told cops one of the guns was falling and in the process, Lana Rae caught it and it ended up blowing her head apart.”
“Randy seemed to be in shock and wasn’t even able to acknowledge that Lana Rae was dead from a gunshot wound,” a law enforcement source told Radar exclusively.
Randy Meisner’s wife Lana Meisner was born Lana Rae Graham on February 5, 1953