Hattie Ellen Madison, age 74, affectionately known as â€œEllenâ€ of Pittsburgh, PA departed this life on Tuesday evening, June 4, 2013 at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh. She is preceded in death by her father, Stewart Washington, Sr. brother, Stewart Washington, Jr., sister, Mae Washington and her former husband, John Madison. Ellen was a caring and compassionate friend to her neighbors and close acquaintances. She loved and cared for them as if they were family. She always carried a kind spirit and was a forgiving person. She was a loving and dedicated mother of two daughters, Lori M. Rice and Daria Madison, and four grandchildren, Vincent, Jr. twins, Kiera and Kellcy, and Caylin. She is also survived by her devoted mother, Mattie S. Greene, Bedford, sister, Geraldine E. Greene, and brother, Ivan R. (Patricia) Greene, Jr., one niece, Monique C. (Rahim) Theriot and their daughter Leia; five aunts, Savator Lowry, Anne Hunter, Mary Will McDuffie, Marionette Medlock, and Peggy Selden; one uncle, Raymond Seldon, numerous first cousins, and a host of other relatives and friends. Funeral services were held on Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at Homestead Cemetery Chapel, Pittsburgh, PA, with burial at Smithfield Cemetery. Arrangements by The Rapp Funeral Home, Pittsburgh, PA. Courtesy of Bedford Funeral Home.