WAYNE STRAIN, age 78, of Modale, Iowa passed away Friday, July 31, 2009 at the Methodist Hospital in Omaha, Nebraska. Wayne was born September 8, 1930 in Modale, Iowa to Johnnie and Mildred (Alexander) Strain. Wayne graduated from the Modale High School with the class of 1948, after high school he served in the Air Force. Wayne was married to Nina Lucille Boggs, June 10, 1954 in Tokoyo, Japan. Wayne was employed by Harrison County Road Department as a maintainer operator. Wayne was a member of the Masonic Lodge, American Legion Post 695 and he enjoyed hunting, fishing and baseball Survivors include his wife: Nina L. Strain of Modale, Iowa; son: John Strain of Onawa, Iowa; daughter: Julie Shelton and husband Jeff of Modale, Iowa; sister: Doris Kirkpatrick of Modale, Iowa; grandchildren: Paige Shelton and Blaire Shelton of Modale, Iowa; niece: Kim Patterson and husband Phillip of Longmont, Colorado; nephew: John Kirkpatrick and wife Stephanie of Bulverde, Texas; great nieces and nephews. Wayne was preceded in death by his parents, and his brother-in-law Richard Kirkpatrick. No viewing will be held as his body was cremated. In Loving Memory Of WAYNE STRAIN Born September 8, 1930 Modale, Iowa Entered Into Rest July 31, 2009 Omaha, Nebraska Visitation With Family 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, August 4, 2009 Hennessey-Aman Funeral Home Missouri Valley, Iowa Final Resting Place At A Later Date Little Sioux Cemetery Little Sioux, Iowa In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the City of Modale/Baseball Complex.