Elaine Madison, 68, of Waupun, was called to her Heavenly home on Monday, February 18, 2013, after a short battle with cancer.
Elaine was born in Marinette, WI, on October 1, 1944, the daughter of Andrew and Veronica (Kradecki) Rebarchik. She resided in Waupun and attended church at Waupun Assembly of God. Elaine was a loving mother of two sons and a grandmother of one. She loved to spend time with her family and enjoyed watching the birds in the back yard, riding her bike, taking walks, and finding the next best deal. Elaine worked at Menards in Beaver Dam as a cashier for the past six years. She had an extended family of co-workers who loved her. She loved her job and created lasting friendships with many of her co-workers. She was a spunky individual who made lasting impressions on those whom she came into contact with.
Elaine is survived by her sons, Michael (Elise) Christiansen of Fond du Lac; and Jesse Madison of Appleton; a granddaughter, Faith Christiansen; brothers, Allen (Chris) Rebarchik of Manitowoc; and Andrew (Elaine) Rebarchik, Jr. of Florida; nieces and nephews, Peggy Rawson of Menominee Falls; Debbie (Dan) Kobleska of Colgate; Christine (David) Bowdy of Milwaukee; James (Susan) Rawson of West Bend; Phillip (Cherlyn) Rawson of Brookfield; and Jeffrey Rawson of Redgranite; and other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Andrew and Veronica Rebarchik; her sister and brother-in-law, Arlene and Don Rawson; and other relatives and friends.
Funeral services for Elaine Madison will be held Monday, February 25, 2013, at 11 a.m. at Waupun Assembly of God with Rev. Jeff Casper officiating. A visitation will be held at the church from 9 to 11 a.m.
Werner-Harmsen Funeral Home of Waupun and staff are serving the family. Please visit our website at www.wernerharmsenfuneralhome.com for further information and to send condolences.
Published in Fond du Lac Reporter on Feb. 21, 2013