Kenneth E. McCain (82) of Altamont


Published on November 15 2013 10:52 am

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

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, November 17 at the First United Methodist Church, Altamont with Rev. Willie Deuel officiating. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Saturday, November 16 at Gieseking Funeral Home, Altamont. Burial will be in Union Cemetery, Altamont. Memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church, Altamont or the donor's choice.

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

Survivors include his wife Lila of Altamont; daughters, Diana McCain of Altamont, Linda (husband Steve) Dippold of Farina, Bonnie McClain of Altamont, Shari McCain of Vandalia; brothers, Charles (wife Lori) McCain of Altamont, Louis (wife 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.