Robert Cain

April 26, 1920 –

Aug. 21, 2013

Robert Cain, 93, of Waxahachie passed away Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013, at Baylor Medical Center at Waxahachie. He was born in Redwood Falls, Minn., on April 26, 1920, the youngest of eight children. 

Robert moved to Chicago, where he met and married his wife of 60 years. They moved to Texas in the early 1960s, where they raised their family. He worked for the phone company for 42 years and retired in 1983. 

Robert’s hobbies included fishing, boating and carpentry. Since retirement, he enjoyed traveling and living on Lake Granbury and Cedar Creek Lake before moving to Waxahachie in 2001. 

Survivors include his wife, Dorothy Cain of Waxahachie; sons, Michael Cain and his wife, Janice of Clyde, Texas, Richard Cain and his wife, Lauri of Waxahachie and Thomas Cain and his wife, Melinda of Mt. Vernon, Ill.; five granddaughters, Melissa Cain Palmer, Julie Cain Ehler, Megan Cain, Rebekah Cain Soliz and Alyson Cain and five greatgrandchildren.

There are no services scheduled.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home in Waxahachie.