Anna M. Reiss McCain (89) of Altamont


Published on March 30 2014 3:39 pm

Anna M. Reiss McCain, 89, of Altamont, died at 12:45 a.m., Saturday, March 29, 2014, at Lutheran Care Center, Altamont.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, March 31, 2014, at the Lutheran Care Center Chapel with Rev. Joseph Simburger officiating. Burial will follow at St. Clare Catholic Church Cemetery, Altamont. Visitation willbe for 1 hour prior to service time at the chapel. Memorials may be made to the Lutheran Care Center or St. Clare Cemetery. Gieseking Funeral Home Altamont is assisting the family with arrangements.

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Anna Marie Reiss McCain was born on Monday, October 13, 1924 in Altamont, Illinois to Henry and Edith Thoele Reiss. She was a member of St. Clare Catholic Church, Altamont and had been employed as a cashier at the Altamont Kroeger store for many years. She married Charles McCain and they later divorced.

Surviving are her stepsons, Rodney McCain and Steven (Kim) McCain and stepdaughter Lisa Tipsword all of Altamont. Brothers, Robert Reiss of Effingham and Charles Reiss of Altamont. Sisters, Dorothy Augustine of Evansville, IN and Phyllis Coleman of Altamont. Sister in law, Margaret Reiss of Altamont. Step grandchildren, Amy and Travis Tipsword and Richard (fiancé Bethany Stuckemeyer) Finn, Teri Sapp and Shae McCain and step
great granddaughter Joselyn Jones. Many nieces and nephews and great grand dog, Carter.

She was preceded in death by her parents, brother James, twin sister Mary Jane, stepson Roy McCain, step son in law David Tipsword and step grandsons Glenn Johnson III and Shane Finn.