Francis Marion “Frank” Madison

Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, USA
Death 28 Jan 1942 (aged 71)
Hastings, Adams County, Nebraska, USA
Burial Geneva, Fillmore County, Nebraska, USA
Plot Sec. 2 Lot 169 Plot 06
Memorial ID 91172987 · View Source
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MADISON, FRANK—Frank Madison was born in Des Moines, Ia., August 23, 1870. He departed this life at Hastings, Neb., January 28, 1942, after an illness of three months.
March 5, 1892, he was united in marriage to Miss Minnie Eberhardt in Geneva, Neb., and to this union were born sixteen children, three of whom died in infancy.
The Madison’s began their married life in the west, but, after two years, they returned to Nebraska, and took up farming near Geneva; and with the exception of the two years spent in the west, they had lived their entire married life in this county. His home had been on a farm near Burress for a number of years.
Mr. Madison was a good citizen, a loving husband and father, and will be remembered for his many excellent qualities. He is survived by his faithful wife, thirteen children: Clarence of Burress, George of Central City, Harve of Geneva, Thomas of Burress, Ralph of Davenport, Mrs. Florence Brust of Springfield, Mo., Mrs. Bertha Hlina of Burress, Mrs. Alice Smisek of Fairmont, Mrs. Alta Ebbeka of Fairmont, Mrs. Lulu Little of Fairmont, Mrs. Hilda Casburn of David City, Mrs. Bessie O’Brien of Sutton and Mrs. Hazel Ladman of Geneva; one brother, James of Geneva; three sisters, Mrs. Sadie Adams of Colorado Springs, Col, Mrs. Mary Bubolt of Bridgeport, Neb., and Mrs. Clarinda Bubolt of Bridgeport, thirty seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. His father and mother, four brothers, four sisters and three grandchildren preceded him in death.
Funeral services were conducted at the Kritner Funeral Home Friday afternoon, January 30, at 2 o’clock, Rev. W. B. Pardum, pastor of the First Methodist church, officiated. Interment was in the Geneva cemetery.
The Nebraska Signal 1942.

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