Nicholas Wade Maden, 31 of Beardstown, Ill., formerly of Breese, Ill., was born on July 13, 1982, in Oscoda, Mich., died on Tuesday, July 16, 2013, at his home.
Nicholas attended Central High School in Breese, Ill. He served in the United States Air Force for eight years during Operation Iraqi Freedom. He most recently worked for BNSF Railroad in Beardstown, Ill. Nicholas was a member of Sons of the American Legion and American Legion Post No. 252 in Breese, Ill. He loved fishing and watching the St. Louis Cardinals.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Lawrence Maden and June Havlin; and his maternal grandfather, Herbert Spragg.
Surviving are his children, Carybeth, Kayellen and Cole Maden; his parents, Dudley and Stephanie, nee Spragg, Maden of Breese, Ill.; one sister, Michelle (husband, Ryan) Nation of Alton, Ill.; and his grandmother, Evelyn Spragg of England.
Memorials have been suggested to
Visitation: Friends may call from 1 to 2 p.m. Thursday, July 25, 2013, at Moss Funeral Home in Breese, Ill.
Funeral: Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, July 25, 2013, at the funeral home.
MOSS FUNERAL HOME, Breese, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on July 23, 2013