Effingham Daily News, Effingham, IL

November 16, 2013

Kenneth McCain


Effingham Daily News

---- — Kenneth E. McCain, 82, of Altamont, died at 7:23 p.m. Thursday, Nov.14, 2013, at his home.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Sunday at First United Methodist Church, Altamont, with the Rev. Willie Deuel officiating. Burial will be in Union Cemetery, Altamont. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today, Nov. 16, at Gieseking Funeral Home, Altamont. Memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church, Altamont, or the donors’ choice.

He was born May 5, 1931, in Edgewood, the son of Roy Douglas and Alta Mae Fenton McCain. He married Lila J. Myers on March 12, 1955, at the Methodist parsonage in Altamont. Kenny was retired from carpentry and farming. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church, Altamont.

Survivors include wife, Lila of Altamont; daughters, Diana McCain of Altamont, Linda (Steve) Dippold of Farina, Bonnie McCain of Altamont and Shari McCain of Vandalia; brothers, Charles (Lori) McCain of Altamont, and Louis (Beverly) McCain of Normal; seven grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and brothers, John and Robert.

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