With great sadness, the family of Lois Cain announces her passing away on Sept. 26, 1997 in hospital with family at her side.
Lois was born June 19, 1937 in Fort Frances, Ont.
She married Dennis Cain in 1956, lived in various mining communities, and raised five children. She moved with family to Ireland in 1967, returning to Canada in 1973 and has resided in Thunder Bay since 1974.
Lois was employed for numerous years by Zellers and Eaton’s department stores. She took great pride in her family, adored her grandchildren, and especially enjoyed family gatherings.
She is survived by husband, Dennis; children, Cindy (Jerry) Jaleel of Edmonton, Len (Chris), Mike, Cathy (Jim) Fodchuk, and Lori (Dave) Robertson, all of Thunder Bay; nine grandchildren; and mother, Loretta Ogden, and brother, Gord (Marian) Ogden, all of Fort Frances,
Numerous other relatives also survive.
She was predeceased by her father, Roy Ogden; sister, Beverly Papich; and niece, Krista Ogden.
Cremation has taken place, and funeral services were held Wednesday, Oct. 1 at 11 a.m. when friends and family gathered for a funeral mass at St. Dominic’s Church celebrated by Rev. Dan Lapolla C.S.
Interment of ashes will take place at a later date.
Visitation with the family took place Tuesday evening from 7-9 p.m. in the Blake Funeral Chapel, with prayers commencing at 7 p.m.
If friends so desire, memorials to the Lung Association-Thunder Bay Chapter, or the charity of your choice, would be greatly appreciated.
A tree will be planted in memory of Lois Cain in the Blake Funeral Chapel Memorial Grove. The annual dedication service will be held Sunday, June 28, 1998.