Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, November 14, 2013 at a 2:30 PM Mass of Christian Burial in La Chapelle de Martin & Castille in Lafayette, for Joan T. Cain, age 84, who died on Sunday, November 10, 2013 at her residence in Lafayette. Interment will be in Lafayette Memorial Park Cemetery. Musical Selections for the services will be, "Panis Angelicus", "Ave Maria", "Pie Jesu" and "J'irai la voir un jour". She was preceded in death by her parents, Cornelius Rice Cain and the former Ann Lynch and by her brother, Father John Cain, a Priest in the Archdiocese of Chicago. Dr. Cain was born in Chicago, Illinois on November 2, 1929, where she was educated until she received her Bachelor's Degree. She then obtained a Master's degree and Ph.D. at the University of Wisconsin in Madison. Dr. Cain taught in the Foreign Language Department at UL-Lafayette until she became Dean of the Graduate School. She retired in 1995 and retained her home in Lafayette until her death. She was a member of St. Mary Mother of the Church Catholic Church in Lafayette. Pallbearers will be David Barry, Robert Jones, James McCoy and John Meriwether. Visitation will be observed in Martin & Castille's DOWNTOWN location on Thursday from 12:30 PM until time of service. View the obituary and guestbook online at www.mourning.com. Martin & Castille-DOWNTOWN-330 St. Landry St., Lafayette, LA 70506, 337-234-2311.
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Martin & Castille
330 Saint Landry Street
Lafayette, LA 70506
Published in TheAdvocate.com from Nov. 13 to Nov. 14, 2013