Maryalice McKain, 93


Maryalice was preceded in death by her parents Wilbur and Aileen (Tovey) Powell; husbands Jack McKain and Dick Coyle; sister Janice (Gene) Benson; and siblings in every sense Regina (Bev) Green, Bill (Betty) Powell, Rose (Everett) Harmon, Joe (Marilyn) Powell, Betty Jean (Zip) Zipfel and Jerry Powell.

She is survived by siblings Don (Genelle) Powell, Jean (Ron) Koenig, and sister-in-law Moya Powell; four sons Jeff, Tim, Matt (Vic) and Jim (Kathy); thirteen grandchildren Colleen (Mike), Heather (Scott), Becky (Tom), Aaron (Allison), Shannon (Blake), Pat (Bridget), Maggie (Tadum), Laurie (Aaron), Ryan, Kylie, Stephanie (Dave), Greer and Blythe; nineteen great-grandchildren; and a large extended group of family and friends.

She was always active at church and in a variety of volunteer communities. She enjoyed reading, playing bridge, cooking, travel, and spending time with family. She enjoyed work life which included social work and market research. In retirement, she helped coordinate disaster relief efforts for the American Red Cross all around the country. Her sparkling blue eyes could shoot lightning bolts on demand.

Visitation was Tuesday, May 4, 2021 at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church with a rosary.

Mass of Christian Burial was Wednesday, May 5, 2021 at St. Patrick’s Christian Church.

Interment will be at Mount Carmel Cemetery.

The services will be live streamed at

In lieu of flowers, Memorials to Serene Health Care or The American Red Cross.

Arrangements by Hennessey Funeral Home.


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