Rose Madine

Rose Marie Madine, 79, beloved wife, mother and grandmother, of 761 Columbia Hill Road, Smethport, passed away Monday (May 13, 2013) at her residence, surrounded by her loving family.
Born Aug. 24, 1933, in Pittsburgh, she was daughter of Thomas and Rosealia Patterson Manning. On Oct. 1, 1952, in Rosedale United Methodist Church. she married Samuel S. Madine, who survives.
Mrs. Madine was a 1951 graduate of Saint Rosealia Girls Catholic Academy. She attended the Hilltop Baptist Church.
In addition to her husband of 60 years she is survived by four children, Sam J. (Tina) Madine of Greensburg, Susan Strashnick, Tom Madine and Tim (Vicky) Madine, all of Smethport; three grandchildren, Chelsea and Rebecca of Smethport and Patrick of Greensburg; two stepgrandchildren, Tiffany of Clarion and Angie of Bradford; a sister, Eileen Beighley of Port St. Lucie, Fla.; and a brother, Thomas (Agnes) Manning of Ebensburg.
She was preceded in death by her parents, a son-in-law, Bruce Strashnick; and one sister, Theresa Lynch.
Family will be receiving friends from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday in the Hilltop Baptist Church and again on Thursday from 10 to 11 a.m., at which time funeral and committal services will be held with the Rev. Max Simms, pastor, officiating. Burial will be in McKean Memorial Park.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Hollenbeck-Cahill Funeral Homes Inc.
Memorials, if desired, may be made to Hospice, VNA, 1223 E. Main St., Bradford, PA 16701.
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Published in The Bradford Era from May 14 to May 21, 2013