Patricia Ann (Kudje) Cain, age 83, of Harrison, Ark., formerly of Klemme, Iowa, died, Jan. 3, 2013, at Harrison, where she had lived since 1988.
A graveside service was held Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at Ell Township Cemetery, Klemme. Patricia was the daughter of Arthur and Maybelle (Johnson) Kudje. She attended Klemme Schools and graduated from Klemme High School.
She later met the love of her life and future husband, Kenneth Cain, of Clear Lake, while on an outing at the Surf Ballroom. The couple eloped in April of 1949.
Following their union they moved to Colorado, where Pat was employed with Colorado State Bank as an operations officer for 32 years until retirement in Englewood, Colo., where she lived for 40 years before moving to Harrison, Ark.
Survivors include her daughter, Karrie (Marcus) Limperis, Mt. Judea, Ark.; granddaughter, Nicole (T.J.) Clark; great-grandchildren, Kolby and Chase Clark, and Roland Limperis; step-great grandchild, Lydea Clark; her sisters, Jacqueline Hiete and Virginia Bakersville.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Kenneth; grandson, Daniel Limperis; and great-grandson, Corbin Clark.