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William E. "Bill" Cain

January 24, 1949 ~ January 9, 2020 (age 70)

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William E. “Bill” Cain, 70 of Middleport, NY, passed away after a long illness on January 9, 2020 at Niagara Hospice House.

Born on January 24, 1949, in Lockport NY, he was the son of the late Edward and Agnes (Morton) Cain; he is also predeceased by a brother, Jerry Cain, sister-in-law Beverly Cain, a father-in-law Frank Mack Sr. and a brother-in-law, Duane Bruning.

Bill worked as an over the road truck driver and worked for several companies including, Laidlaw and later on drove for other various local companies. Bill loved the outdoors, especially while hunting, fishing and working on his yard. He enjoyed fixing and tinkering in his shop and liked watching NASCAR. Bill cherished the time spent with his family and friends and took great pride in his children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Bill is survived by his wife of 31 years, Christine Cain, daughter, Tammy Cornelius of Spencerport NY, two step-sons, Richard Howes Jr. of Lockport NY, Peter (Angela) Howes of Pikeville NC, grandchildren, Tyler, Kayleigh, Emily, Richard III, great-grandchildren, Autumn Jean, Lydia, two siblings, Janet Bruning and Jack Cain both of Lockport NY, a sister-in-law, Pat Cain of Barker NY and mother-in-law, Martha “Gert” Mack of Gasport NY.

Bill was also brother-in-law to: Jim (Penny) Moore of Appleton NY, Frank (Judy) Mack of Albion NY, Bob (Bonnie) Mack of Lyndonville NY, Cathy (Norm) Baker of Lockport NY, Scott (Cathy) Mack of Orchard Park NY. Also surviving are many nieces, nephews and good friends especially, Wayne (Debbie) Green, Don Eadie, and Dick (Patty) Huntington.

There are no calling hours. A memorial service will be held on a later date in the spring to be announced.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Bill’s name to: Niagara County SPCA, 2100 Lockport Rd. Niagara Falls NY 14304.

Arrangements were entrusted to the Bogan & Tuttle Funeral Home, 226 Pearl St. Medina, NY 14103.

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