HUDSON FALLS – Frank W. Cain, 71, of Fairview Lane, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, on May 27, 2014, at the Glens Falls Hospital.
Born on March 25, 1943 in Glens Falls, he was the son of the late Frank J. and Helen (Morency) Cain.
Frank was a graduate of Hudson Falls High School and continued his education, receiving his Bachelors in Accounting from Sienna College in Loudonville.
On September 16, 1968, Frank married Audrey White in South Glens Falls.
For several years, he was the Director of Finance and Administration at Rist-Frost Associates in Glens Falls and then started his own business, AC Discount Liquor in Hudson Falls. Frank loved his store and all his customers for the past 27 years. He was respected and loved by everyone that he met.
Frank was a dedicated husband, loving father, grandfather, and great grandfather. He was a kind patient man, who was a role model for his family and all those in his life. Frank will be missed by everyone. He had a passion for watching the Mets and New York Giants. Frank also enjoyed listening to 50’s and 60’s music, taking care of his animals and traveling with his wife and children. According to Frank, “If you work hard, you need to enjoy what comes from it.”
Beside his parents, Frank is predeceased by his infant daughter, Tanya Susan Cain; his brother and best friend, Rip Cain; and his favorite dog, Ralphie.
Survivors include his loving wife of 45 years, Audrey Cain of Hudson Falls; his three children, Tamara MacBride and her husband, Angus of Charleston, SC, Kristen Cain-Ladison and her husband, Timothy of Williamsburg, VA, Kerri Carpenter and her significant other, Jeff Williams of Queensbury; eight grandchildren, Heather Corrigan, Timothy Barron, Wyatt Carpenter, Caroline Barron, Autumn Carpenter, Emma Carpenter, Katherine Ladison, Nolan Ladison; one great grandson, Connor Corrigan; his sisters, Carolyn Breckenhiemer and her husband, Edward, Marilyn Salamone, and her husband Frank, Sharon Smith and her significant other, Bob Cronin; his sister in law, Carol Cain; his dear friends, Jack Dunn, Jack Carpenter and Wesley Carpenter and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
At Frank’s request, there will be no services.
His family would like to thank the nurses and Dr. PIllemer of Tower 2, at the Glens Falls Hospital and also High Peaks Hospice for the wonderful compassionate care given to Frank and his family.
Memorial donations can be made to C.R. Wood Cancer Center, 100 Park Street, Glens Falls, New York 12801, or High Peaks Hospice, 667 Bay Road, Suite 1, Queensbury, New York 12804.
Arrangements are under the care of Carleton Funeral Home, Inc., 68 Main Street, Hudson Falls.