MORGANTON, N.C. — Ronald G. Cain, age 79, of Morganton, went to soar with the eagles on Thursday, June 12, 2014.
He was born on March 16, 1935, in Ashtabula, Ohio, and was a son of the late Eldon and Hilda Cain. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brothers, Robert and Loyall Cain; and by sisters, Wanda Fox and Lois Tracy.
Ronald was a U. S. Army veteran. He was a life-long member of Bethany Lutheran Church in Ashtabula and a faithful member of Calvary Lutheran Church in Morganton.
Ronald is survived by his wife, Evelyn Cain of the home; his daughter, Carrie and grandson, Kyle Clement, both of the home; his son, R. Russell Cain of Deland, Fla.; grandchildren, Jason Clement of Greenville, S.C. and Marie and Nicole Clement, both of Morganton; great-grandchildren, Alaina and Franklin; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Memorial Services will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, June 20th, at Calvary Lutheran Church, with the Rev. William Robertson officiating. Military Honors will be conducted by the N.C. National Guard.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Burke Hospice and Palliative Care Inc., 1721 Enon Road, Valdese, N.C. 28690 or to Calvary Lutheran Church, 119 N. King St., Morganton, N.C. 28655.
SOSSOMAN FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY CENTER is assisting the family with the arrangements. Condolences may be made online at www.sossomanfuneralservice.com and starbeacon.com.