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Marilyn J. Bain

January 22, 1940 — December 19, 2011

Marilyn Bain, age 71, passed away at her home on Monday morning, December 19, 2011. Marilyn was born in Kaukauna on January 22, 1940, daughter of the late Martin and Clara (Schreiber) Weyers. She graduated from the Kaukauna High School, and on January 23, 1960 married David Bain at Holy Cross Church. In her younger years, she worked at the Moasis in Little Chute, Ray-O-Vac, and most recently as a CNA at Brewster Village in Appleton. Her contributions at Brewster Village were countless, and were appreciated by the staff and residents alike. She was also an active member of Holy Cross Catholic Church, and enjoyed cooking, sewing, traveling, and spending time with her family and grandchildren. She will be missed by each of them.

Marilyn is survived by her loving husband: David Bain, Sr. of Kaukauna; ten children: Rob (Lori) Bain of Kaukauna; David (Cindy) Bain, Jr. of Kimberly; Paul “Wally” Bain of Kimberly; Diane Bain of Kaukauna; Jim (Michelle) Bain of Shiocton; Jerry (Laura) Bain of Kaukauna; Claudia (Scott) Werschem of Sun Prairie; Mary Bain of Kaukauna; Sally (Russell) Kettner of Shiocton; and Sharon (Bryan) Thede of Appleton. There also twenty-three grandchildren: Jennifer and Robin Bain; Alex (Stephanie) Bain, Christopher Bain, Kyle Bain and his fiancée Dana; Brandon, Tom, and Samantha Bain; Owen, Logan, Caleb, and Piper Bain; Madison, Gabrielle, Cassie, and Elias Werschem; Destiny, Lydia, and Brandi Kettner; Victoria, Brittney, Zachary, and Courtney Thede; a great-grandchild: Cooper. There are also three brothers: Clarence (Bev) Weyers of Kaukauna; Dan (Sue) Weyers of Appleton; and Joe (Joan) Weyers of Kaukauna; sisters-in-law: Alice Weyers of Pennsylvania; Charlotte Bolssen of Shawano; and Sarah Elertson of Shawano; and brothers-in-law: Harry Francis of Kaukauna; Floyd (Barb) Bain of DePere; Larry Bain of Freedom; and Bob Granger of Darboy. Other survivors include many nieces, nephews, other relatives, and many friends. Marilyn was preceded in death by her parents; a sister: Helen Francis; a brother: Bernard Weyers; a nephew: Scott Francis; sisters-in-law: Elaine Weyers and Carol Granger; and brothers-in-law: Bill Bolssen; Harold Elertson; Hamilton (Helen) Bain; Claude Bain; and Bob Bain.

The funeral liturgy for Marilyn will be held at 11:00 AM Thursday, December 22, 2011 at HOLY CROSS CATHOLIC CHURCH, 309 Desnoyer Street in Kaukauna, with Fr. Tom Pomeroy officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home on Wednesday from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM again Thursday morning at the church from 10:00AM until the time of services at the church.

The family would like to extend their thanks to the staff at St. Elizabeth Hospital 4W as well as to everyone at ThedaCare at Home Hospice. We will never forget your kindness.

To her beloved family and friends, Marilyn will now be the angel in heaven that she was on earth.

Fargo Funeral Home
400 W. Wisconsin Avenue
Kaukauna, WI 54130

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