Jun. 11, 1980 Sioux City Woodbury County Iowa, USA
Mady was born on the family farm in West Fork Township. She suffered from cholera infantum as a tiny baby and was placed in a warm oven to keep her warm. It worked since she survived to marry and raise a family.
Orville and Mady were married on 14 Feb 1936, carrying on a family tradition of marrying on Valentine's Day.