In loving memory of Michael Kain: 1962-2023

Michael "Mike" Ervin Kain, 61, of Adna, Washington, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2023. 

Mike was born on July 6, 1962 in Chehalis, Washington to Jimmy and Ellen Kain. He spent some of his youth in Milton, Washington before moving to Adna, where he spent the majority of his lifetime. 

Mike enjoyed hunting, fishing, car shows, car races, John Deere memorabilia, gun shows, labrador retrievers, and spending time with his friends and family. He will be especially missed by his brothers from other mothers: Dale Beaber, Kris Wolden and Dave Walch; as well as his cousin, Jerry Brugger. 

He was preceded in death by his father, Jimmy Kain, his mother, Ellen “Toodie” Kain, his brother Billy Jo “Steve” Stephenson, and his sister-in-law Dottie. He is survived by his loving wife of 20 years, Linda Kain; his siblings Susie (Paul) DuPriest and Gary (Terri) Kain; stepchildren Randy (Jennifer) Holmes and their daughter Brianna, and Angie (Lee) Newbury; as well as numerous cousins, nieces and nephews. 

A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, Dec. 16 from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Adna Grange, 123 Dieckman Road, Chehalis.