On October 30, 2011. Age 84. (nee McKiernan) Of Gloucester City. Loving wife of 55 years to the late Francis I. Kain. Loving mother of Joseph F. Kain and wife Margaret, Mary Margaret Campbell and husband Mark, Claire Marie Devereaux and husband James, Brian Kain and wife Barbara, Bernadette Gruff and husband George, Charles P. Kain and wife Denise, Stephen K. Kain and wife Debbie and Colleen Piechowski and husband Joseph, Jr. Loving grandmother of 19 and great-grandmother of 1. Survived by many nieces and nephews.
Claire was born, raised and lived her entire life in Gloucester City. She was a graduate of Gloucester Catholic High School in 1944 and St. Francis Nursing School in 1947. She proudly served our Country in the U.S. Army as a registered nurse. Claire was a devoted lifelong parishioner of Saint Mary’s R.C. Church in Gloucester City. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend her viewing on Thursday evening from 6:30 to 8:30 PM and again on Friday morning from 9 to 10 AM at the McCANN-HEALEY FUNERAL HOME: 851 Monmouth Street, (at Brown Street) Gloucester City. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11 AM at Saint Mary’s R.C. Church: 426 Monmouth Street, Gloucester City, NJ 08030. Interment with U.S. Army Honors in New Saint Mary’s Cemetery, Bellmawr. Family requests memorial donations be made in Claire’s memory to Saint Mary’s Church: at the above address. Condolences and Memories may be shared at www.mccannhealey.com under the obituary of Claire T. Kain. Funeral Arrangements and Inquiries may be made through: McCANN-HEALEY FUNERAL HOME: 851 Monmouth Street, Gloucester City. Ph: 856-456-1142