Frank N. Madden III(1954-2013)

Frank N. Madden III, a lifelong resident of Lodi, CA passed away peacefully on January 11th after his battle with cancer.
His lively spirit will be missed by his cherished wife Debbie; his loving mother Yvonne DuBois Madden Hill; his father Frank (Ginny) Madden; his daughter Kimberly (Michael) Cardoza; his son Greg (Kandie) Madden; his grandchildren Kristina, Melanie, Alyssa, Hunter, Johnny, Joseph, Kailey, Trenten, Mia; his great daughter Jaylenn; his beloved family members, and his treasured friends both near and far.
Frank was preceded in death by his step-father Fred Hill; his brother Raymond Madden; and his father in-law Ray Perryman; his grandmothers Ruth DuBois Coale and Marie Lindsley. Franks treasured pets Mitsy, Todo, Roscoe and Cubby are now reunited with their beloved master.
Frank worked for Perryman Drilling for 13 years, California Department of Forestry and proudly operated his own business Quality Aero Maintenance for over 17 years. He took great pride in his work and had some of the greatest customers in which he called friends.
His love of life included his family, numerous longtime friendships, golfing, spoiling his adored dog Zoey, and fellowship with the Friends of Bill W. Most of his fondest memories came from motorcycle rides with friends and his beloved bride of 39 years, Debbie. Frank will be remembered by all who knew him for his zest for life, his sense of humor, and his generosity.
A celebration of life will be held at Vinewood Church in Lodi on Saturday, January 19th, beginning at 2pm. The event will begin with family and friends sharing their memories and stories of Frank. A dessert reception will follow.
In Lieu of flowers the family requests contributions be made to the Frank N. Madden Fund at Rabobank in Lodi, CA.

Published in Lodi News-Sentinel from Jan. 15 to Jan. 22, 2013