Cecily Jean (Masten) Kane

Cecily Jean (Masten) Kane, age 70, of Tipton, passed away peacefully, Friday, Jan. 4, 2013, at the University of Michigan Medical Center surrounded by her loving family. She was born January 14, 1942, in Hudson, Mich., to Bernard and Virginia (Baldwin) Masten. On November 29, 1958, she married Melvin L. Kane in Rollin, Mich., and he survives. She and her husband, Melvin, first lived in Rollin and then moved to Tipton in 1967, and were lifetime residents. She was an AVON lady for 40 years. Cecily dearly loved her children, grandchildren, great grandchildren, her cats and her dog Buddy.In addition to her loving husband of 54 years, Melvin, she is survived by four children, Randy (Janis) Kane of Clinton, Rick (Sue) Kane of Davison, Mich., Ronny Kane and Janet Strom of Adrian and Candy Holly and Steve Barron of Tipton; 11 grandchildren, Heather (Chad), Tabitha (Shawn) Steven, Emily (Brandon), John (Whitney), CJ, Chris, Mike, Nick, Cassy (Anthony) and Ginny; great-grandchildren, Rachel, Kelsey, Rhyan, Kendal, Jack, Joseph, Cecilia and Hailey; and one sister, Charlene Derr of Adrian. She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Cora and Bunt Baldwin; parents, Virginia and Bernard Masten; aunts and uncles, Linnie and Donald Baldwin and Cecil Baldwin and her best friend and sister, Lynn Dean Schroeder.Visitation was held on Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the Anderson Funeral Home, Adrian. Funeral services for Cecily were held on Monday, Jan. 7, 2013, at 1 p.m. at the Anderson Funeral Home, Adrian with Pastor Lori Nichols officiating. Cremation followed the service. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.andersonfuneralservices.com. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association or the family of Cecily Kane (please make checks payable to Melvin Kane). Envelopes are available at the Anderson Funeral Home, Adrian.

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