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Lucille R. Bain

Iowa City

Lucille R. Bain, 91, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019, at the Iowa City Health Care Center.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 19, at Lensing Funeral & Cremation Service in Iowa City with the Rev. Brent Hartwig officiating. Burial will be at Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington.
Lucille was born June 17, 1927, in Wayland, Iowa, to Samuel and Flossie (Sammons) Rich. She grew up and attended school in Wayland. Lucille married Max Bain in 1946 in Washington, Iowa. Lucille always felt she lost a part of her when Max passed away in 1994.
Lucille worked for Ross Manufacturing for eight years while living in Washington. In 1999, she moved to Iowa City and worked in housekeeping at UIHC. Lucille was co-owner of Hamburger Inn in Vinton.
Lucille was a member of Our Redeemer Lutheran Church in Iowa City, where she volunteered.
Lucille's children and grandchildren were very special to her and she loved them dearly.
Lucille is survived by her children, Marion Bain of Surprise, Ariz., and Maxine Simmons of Denver, Colo.; sister, Mildred (Dwight) Manning of Wayland; brother, Wayne Rich of Washington; sister-in-law, Janice Rich of Wayland; grandchildren, Michael Bain, Sheryl (Dan) Shewman, Chanda (Matt) Romain and Carrie (Victor) Salazar; great-grandchildren, McKenzie, Ethan, Kylie, Calliejay, Averie, Emily, Candace, Tita and Victor; and two great-great-grandchildren, Chris and Osiris.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Max; son, Marvin; granddaughter, Sherry; one sister, Edith; and three brothers, Everett, Darrell and Kenneth.
Online condolences may be sent to www.lensingfuneral.com.
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