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Albert McLain

November 23, 1929 December 23, 2014
Albert McLain
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ALBERT MCLAIN, 85, of Morrison, IL, died Tuesday, December 23, 2014 at Mercy Medical Center South, Clinton, IA. Al was born November 23, 1929, in Rock Falls, IL, to Edward and Sarah M. (Williams) McLain. He was educated in the Rock Falls and Thomson, IL grade schools. Al was a veteran of the Korean War. He first married Jean M. Bentley on July 21, 1951 in Rola, MO. She died July 23, 1989. He later married Deanna Rick-Williams on December 21, 1993 in Lyndon, IL. Al was in business for himself for over 60 years. In the early 1950"s, Al owned a grocery store in Clinton, IA. He later owned and operated Al"s Meat Market in Morrison. He was a member of the Thomson American Legion and the VFW in Clinton, IA. He attended Morrison United Methodist Church. Al loved fishing and working; he has a passion for working with the public. Survivors include his wife, Deanna; two sons, Alan (Bernice) McLain of Fulton, IL and Stephen (Sharon) McLain of Morrison, IL; two step-daughters, Amanda (Mike Schoenig) Williams of Savanna, IL and Krista (Dale) Beckner of Ofalon, IL; nine grandchildren, Melissa (Mike) Jordan, Jason McLain, Roger Rowe, Joey (Abby Lucas) Rowe, Nicole (Scott) Shepard, Brandon Engelkens, Suzanna Williams, Miranda Beckner, Nathanial Beckner; two sisters, Connie (Leslie) Green of Sabula, IA and Mary Alice (John) Smith of Sabula, IA; three brothers, Arthur (Marianne) Wright of Rock Falls, IL, George (Linda) Wright of Rock Falls, IL and Martin Wright of Lyndon, IL. Another sister, Sylvia Miller, of Arizona, died two days after Al did, on Christmas day. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Jean; one son, Richard "Butch" McLain; one brother, Gene McLain; one half-brother, Robert Wright.

FUNERAL SERVICE: 11:00 AM - Wednesday " December 31, 2014 at the Morrison Chapel of the Bosma-Renkes Funeral HomeOFFICIATING: Rev. Ryan Sutton " Pastor at Morrison United Methodist Church " Morrison, ILVISITATION: 9:30 AM " until the time of the service - Wednesday " December 31, 2014 at the Morrison chapel of the Bosma-Renkes Funeral Home INTERMENT: 2:00 PM " Wednesday " December 31, 2014 at the Oakland Cemetery " Clinton, IA
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