Robert D. McClain, 88, of the Lutheran Home at Kane Residential Care Center, died Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2011 at the Kane Community Hospital.
Born Sept. 29, 1923 in Corsica, he was the son of Thomas E. and Mabel Richert McClain. On July 23, 1945 in Ridgway, he married Audrey Burton, who died in 2004.
Mr. McClain was a sheet metalist for Elliot Co. in Ridgway for over 20 years, and later for Waterbury Farrell in Cheshire, Conn.
He attended the First Baptist Church of Kane and had been a member of the BPO Elks #329, in Kane.
Surviving are two sons, Robert L. McClain of Syracuse, N.Y. and Kenneth D. McClain of Rapid City, S.D.; two sisters, Lottie Zoretich and Bonnie McClain, both of Highland; seven grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren, plus several nieces and nephews.
Preceding him in death, besides his wife and parents, are three brothers.
The family will receive friends on Thursday from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Ronald McDonald II Funeral Home, Inc. in Kane, and may attend a service at the funeral home at 11 a.m. on Friday with the rev. Bob Lynch, pastor of the First Baptist Church of Kane, and the rev. Bruce Kumher, pastor of Kushequa Union Church, co-officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to The Lutheran Home at Kane, 100 High Point Drive, Kane, PA 16735.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.ronaldmcdonaldfuneralhome.com .