1965 – 2016
Woodstock – Michael W. Madden, 50, died Tuesday, September 6, 2016 in Harrington Hospital in Southbridge. He was the loving husband of Heather (Lynch) Madden. Born in Marlborough, Massachusetts, he was the son of William F. Madden of Marlborough, MA and the late Frances (Gaucher) Madden.
Mr. Madden was the owner of Oak Knoll Builders.
Michael was a member of the National Riflemen Association, Putnam Business Association, Eight Point Sportsman Club in Sterling, Sigma Chi Fraternity at Bridgewater State University Theta Zeta Chapter, and was on the advisory board at Ellis Technical High School for the Carpentry Department. He also enjoyed hunting, fishing, and golf, and spending time with his family.
Michael is survived by his wife Heather Madden of Woodstock; father William F. Madden of Marlborough; a son Michael E. Madden of Woodstock; a daughter Jessica M. Madden of Woodstock; a sister Donna M. Higgins and her husband Steven of Northborough, MA; a brother James R. Madden of Woodstock; and nieces and nephews Mallory, Stacey, William, Bryan, Branden, Bailey, Gracie and Shane; and great nephew William. He was predeceased by his mother Frances Madden and a brother William Madden.
Relatives and friends are invited to visiting hours from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Sunday September 11, 2016, at the Gilman Funeral Home, 104 Church St., Putnam, CT. A gathering will begin in the funeral home at 10:00 a.m. Monday, September 12, 2016 followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. at Most Holy Trinity Church, 568 Pomfret Rd, Pomfret, CT 06259. Burial will follow at St. Mary Cemetery, Putnam. Memorial donations in Michael’s memory may be made to the H. H. Ellis Technical School, Carpentry Department, 613 Upper Maple St., Danielson, CT 06239. For memorial guestbook, please visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.