Madge S. Gillingham WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP Madge S. Gillingham, 84, of Washington Township, passed away unexpectedly at home on Thursday, June 03, 2021. She was the beloved wife of the late Donald R. Gillingham, with whom she shared 49 years of marriage prior to his passing in 2009. Born in Bangor, she was a daughter of the late George and Anna (Sayre) Freeman. She attended Bangor High School. After a short period of working in the garment industry, Madge started to raise a family and devoted herself to motherhood. She loved camping and was a member of the Moonlight Howlers, a camping club in Forks Township. Madge had many fond memories of camping at Evergreen Lakes and trips to Lancaster. Her grandchildren were her treasures and she cherished time spent with them. She was a member of Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church of Bangor. Madge will be dearly missed and lovingly remembered by her two sons, Craig Gillingham of Washington Township, and Barry Gillingham and wife, Rhonda, of Bushkill Township; three grandchildren, Allison, Amanda and Matthew Gillingham; a brother, Karlton "Bud" Freeman of Washington Township; a sister, Ardys Seier and husband, Edward, of Lehigh Township; nieces and nephews. In addition to her husband, Donald, she was predeceased by a brother, Robert Freeman; four sisters, Barbara Holland, Marion Reagan her twin, Mildred Krouse, and Carolyn Dorney; and a daughter-in-law, Tammy Sue (Mutton) Gillingham. A funeral service will be held on Thursday, June 10, 2021, at 12:00 Noon in the GEORGE G. BENSING FUNERAL HOME, LLC, 2165 Community Drive, Route 946, in the Village of Moorestown – Bath, PA 18014. Friends and relatives are invited to call on Thursday morning from 11:00 A.M. to 12:00 Noon in the funeral home. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be offered to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
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Published by The Express Times from Jun. 5 to Jun. 6, 2021.