William “Bill” Frederick Kain, 72, Warsaw, passed away at 11:35 a.m. Aug. 5, 2014, at his residence.
He was born Aug. 6, 1941, in Fort Wayne to Ray Eugene and Evelyn Wagner Kain. On June 21, 2005, in Warsaw he married Vickie Sue Busenburg Kain, who survives in Warsaw.
He was a lifetime resident of Kosciusko County, where he was a 1959 graduate of Warsaw High School. He entered the U.S. Army in 1959 and served in Vietnam until his honorable discharge in 1970. He worked at Clausings as a machinist. He then worked at Andersen Windows until he was employed by Othy Inc. of Warsaw as a machinist, retiring in 1998. He enjoyed fishing, bowling and driving stock cars.
Also surviving are three sons: John (and spouse Denise) Cochran and Ed (and spouse Betty) Cochran, all of Warsaw; David (and spouse Jessica) Dittman, Kirkland; five daughters: Linda (and spouse Larry) Thomas, Whitehouse, Tenn.; Patty (and spouse Cary) Bellis, New Haven; Bobbi (and spouse Wade) Starkey, Pierceton; Angel (and spouse Jesse) Harter, Tallahassee, Fla.; Misty Valdez, Warsaw; 26 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren; and his mother, Warsaw. He also leaves behind four brothers: Tom (and spouse Pat) Sturgis, Ohio; Norman (and spouse Sally) Kain, Bluffton; Kenney (and spouse Mel) Kain, Bluffton; Ted (and spouse Cindy) Sturgis, Evansville; two sisters, Sandy (and spouse Robert) Denton, Warsaw; and Linda (and spouse Robert) Williams, Bluffton. He was preceded in death by his father, one sister and a daughter.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Redpath-Fruth Funeral Home, 225 Argonne Road, Warsaw, with Ken Locke officiating. Military rites will be conducted at the funeral home by the American Legion Post #49 and the VFW #1126, both of Warsaw; and the Indiana ARNG Honor Guard. Burial is in Oakwood Cemetery, Warsaw, at a later date.
Calling is from 3 to 5 p.m. and from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
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