Travis R. Cain, 29, of Sumner, died Wednesday, July 15, 2015, of natural causes at his home in Sumner.
Private family funeral services will be held at Becker-Milnes Funeral Chapel. Memorials may be given to the family at 709 W. 3rd St. Sumner, Iowa for designation to a charity to be chosen later.
Travis Ray, son of Dennis and Tammy (Kastli) Cain, was born January 19, 1986, in Waterloo, Iowa. Travis received his education in the Sumner Schools, graduating from Sumner High School in 2004. Shortly after high school, Travis started working at Lifeline in Sumner. After eight years at Lifeline, he went to Hawkeye Community College where he was in the Police Reserves program. He graduated from the program and began as a reserve officer and then became a Police Officer, where he served the community of Sumner. He was currently working at Upper Iowa University as a security guard.
On April 13, 2013, he was united in marriage with Jodie Miller, at Holy Name Catholic Church in West Union, Iowa. The couple made their home in Sumner. Travis was a member of the NRA. He was an avid hunter and always cherished the time he spent hunting with his dad. Along with hunting, he was a gun collector, Chicago Blackhawks and Waterloo Black Hawks fan, and enjoyed any time spent with family, but most especially time he spent with his son, Logan.
In addition to his wife and son, Jodie and Logan, of Sumner, Travis is survived by his parents, Dennis (Tammy) Cain of Sumner; three brothers, Bret (Rhonda) Kastli of Evansdale, Ryan (Lona) Cain of New Hampton, and Brandon (Christy) Cain of Kansas City, Missouri; one sister, Jacie (Kale) Scheffler of Harlan; grandparents, Ronald (Leona) Kastli of Waterloo, and Larry (Shirley) Cain of Cedar Falls, parents-in-law, Jeff Miller of West Union and Tami (Eric) Robrock of West Union; two brothers-in-law, Tom Miller and Zack Robrock; a sister-in-law, Kayla Robrock; and nine nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Phyllis (Bill) Fernau.