Mona J. Cain

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Mona J. Cain

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CAIN, Mona J., 83, RESQUE ISLE & MASARDIS, at Presque Isle, November 30, 2011. Arrangements in care of Duncan-Graves Funeral Homes, Presque Isle.

    PRESQUE ISLE and MASARDIS – Mona J. Cain, 83, died Wednesday morning, Nov. 30, 2011, at a Presque Isle hospital. She was born in Westfield on Jan. 18, 1928, the daughter of John and Cora (Wright) Cray.

    She was a dispatcher for the Volunteer Fire Dept. in Masardis, had a call name of “Mother Hen” during the CB Radio era, and enjoyed talking to truckers. She was past Grand matron of the Rebekah Lodge in Ashland.

    She is survived by three sons and their wives, Stephen and Margaret Cain Sr. of Chapman, Warren and Barbara Cain Sr. of Sumter, SC, John and Ann Cain II of Hampden; eight grandchildren, Stephen Jr. and his wife, Meredith of Hallowell, Warren Jr. and his wife, Rita of Smyrna, Michael and his wife, Karole of Sumter, SC, Jason and his wife, Ricia of Sidney, Joey of Limestone, Nicole, Cody and Cameron of Hampden; seven great-grandchildren, Jacob, Lauren and Kiersten of Sumter, SC, Nolan John and Julian of Sidney, Hannah and Ailsa of Hallowell; a sister-in-law, Gladys Cain of Presque Isle; several nieces and nephews.

    She was predeceased by her husband, John O. Cain in April 2007; a brother, Ora Cray; and two sisters, Arlene Fletcher and Maxine Roma.

    Funeral services were held 1  p.m., Friday, at Duncan-Graves Funeral Home, 30 Church St., Presque Isle, with Rev. Donald Morton officiating. Friends called noon until time of service at the funeral home. Interment was in Masardis Cemetery, Masardis. A reception was held in Masardis. Donations may be made in her memory to the American Cancer Society, One Bowdoin Mill Island, Suite 300, Topsham, ME 04086. Online Condolences may be expressed at