Madeline Needle died Wednesday at home. She was the wife of attorney Ralph P. Needle, who died in 1984.
Born in Taylor, daughter of the late Thomas and Ann Madesky, she was a member of Temple Hesed.
Surviving are a sister, Wanda Blackledge Everly and husband, Robert, Lake Wayne and Florida; and nieces and nephews. She was also preceded in death by several brothers and sisters.
A graveside funeral service will be held Friday at noon in the Olyphant Jewish Cemetery, Pancoast Street, Dickson City, by Rabbi Daniel Swartz. There is no shiva. Memorial contributions may be made to the donor's favorite charity.
Arrangements by the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home Inc., Dunmore. To offer an online condolence, visit www.scrantonjewishfu nerals.com