David S. Madsen Jr.

David S. Madsen, Jr. "Stan", age 71 Gentleman, Humanitarian...Truly a man among men. David S. Madsen, Jr. "Stan", age 71 of Broomall on Feb. 13, 2013. Stan grew up in Havertown and went to Haverford High School, class of 1959. He enlisted in the US Army right after graduation and served 3 years. Stan married his high school sweetheart in 1960 and they have four children. After his time serving in the Army, he began working for his father at the family business of Madsen Inc. Stan started off working as a helper and worked his way through plumbing school to become a master plumber. He helped grow the business by being involved with every aspect of it. Not only did he do kitchen and bath sales, but he moved into the plumbing, heating, air condition and started a successful energy management division. Stan was also involved in the Plumbing Apprenticeship Program. Along with his many business responsibilities, Stan was involved with a huge amount of charitable projects and groups such as Plesion, Broomall Rotary, Surrey Services along with Camp of the Woods, Camp Iroquoina and World Impact. Combining his mechanical knowledge and his selfless giving, he provided mechanical contracting for projects located in Romania, Russia, Africa, Jamaica and many many places in his home state of Pennsylvania. Stan loved The Lord, his wife of 52 years, his children, his grandchildren, his great grandchildren, family, life and helping others! He loved boating on his Ski Nautique and enjoyed water skiing at Lake Pleasant, NY. He always enjoyed nature, gardening and working on his Koi pond. Stan also loved corvettes and was a member of the Christian Business Men's Connection (CBMC). Survivors: his wife of 52 years Barbara Ann "Bobbi" (nee Krail), his children David (Regina), Donald (Janyse), Deane (Anita) and Deborah S. Benasutti (David), 11 grandchildren, 1 great grandchild, his brother Andrew H. Madsen and his sister Edith Neithercott. Services: Relatives and friends are invited to his Viewing Tues., 8:30-10:45 A.M., at the D'ANJOLELL MEMORIAL HOME OF BROOMALL, 2811 West Chester Pike Broomall, PA 19008. Funeral Service will follow in the Main Chapel, 11 A.M. Interment: Valley Forge Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers: contributions in his memory to Penn Mesothelioma and Pleural Program 3535 Market St. Suite 750 Philadelphia, PA 19104 Attn: Natalie Reznik would be appreciated. www.danjolell.com

Published in The Daily Times on Feb. 16, 2013