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Louise Bain passed away at her home on October 21, 2016 after a brief illness. Louise was born September 10, 1936 to the late Chester and Betty Brooks in Ingram, Kentucky. In 1956 she married Herlan Bain. Soon after they moved to Wilmington and later New Castle, DE where they would raise 3 children. Louise worked at General Motors and EDS for over 30 years. After retirement she enjoyed traveling with her husband; spending time with her sister, Brenda and other family members in Ohio; and spending time with her family at her grandchildren's sporting events and other family activities.
Louise was predeceased by her husband of 40 years, Herlan Bain; son, Bruce Bain; and daughter, Karen B. Fortner. Louise is survived by her son Roger Bain (Cindy); daughter-in-law, Jacklyn Bain; son-in-law, Ed Fortner; and 10 grandchildren: Stephanie (Greg); Kristen, Kyle, Rachael, Jonathan, Emily, Shelby, Ryan ( Marissa); Justin (Melissa); Colby (Karen). Louise is also survived by 9 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, October 27, 2016 from 10:00 am until 12:00 noon at Beeson Funeral Home, 2053 Pulaski Highway, Newark, DE 19702, where a Funeral Service will begin at 12:00 noon. Burial will follow in Hickory Grove Cemetery, Port Penn, DE. In lieu of flowers the family suggests donations to the American Cancer Society, 92 Reads Way, New Castle, DE 19720.