Ronald McCain, 84, of Kingsport, TN, and formerly of Warren, passed away on Tuesday, April 4, 2017 in Kingsport, TN
Ron was born March 6, 1933 in Warren, PA, the son of the late Arthur and Ethel (Sandberg) McCain. Ron grew up in Starbrick, and was a graduate of Warren High School. He was employed at Sylvania in the Wire Plant, the Plastics Plant and Maintenance for forty one years, from which he retired. Ron enjoyed bowling, golfing, cribbage, and many friends. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather. Ron was a longtime member of the Elks Lodge #223.
He is survived by one son, Kelly McCain and his wife Sandy (Britton) of Kingsport, TN; two grandsons, Michael McCain and his wife Jessica, Christopher McCain and his wife Chasity; six greatgrandchildren, Chloe, Spencer, Kinley, Alexis, Hallie, and Bridgget; and a special niece, Diane Martinez.
In addition to his parents, Ron was preceded in death by on August 20, 2010 by his wife, Jennie M. Henton McCain, and in 1980 by his son Jeffrey McCain.
Friends will be received at the Peterson-Blick Funeral Home, Inc. 1003 Penn Ave., E., Warren, PA, on Thursday, April 06, and for one hour prior to a funeral service to be held there on Friday, April 7, 2017 at 11:00 am. Rev. Marcus Briggs, will officiate.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Paws Along the River, 212 Elm Street, Warren, PA 16365.