Betty Lee Madden, 88, of Carlinville joined her husband John in the home he has prepared for her on Sunday, February 18, 2018. John preceded Betty to heaven, and was waiting with open arms.
Betty was born in Alton, Illinois on November 5, 1929 to Melvin S. and Myrtle Lyles Campbell. In addition to her parents and husband John, she was preceded in death by her brothers, Melvin S. Campbell Jr. and Charles S. Campbell.
Betty spent her adult life with husband John as owner and operator of M & B Cabinet Shop, and as a loving mother and grandmother.
Betty is survived by daughters; Cathy (Henry) Singletary of Wilmington N.C, and Diana (Kevin) Schott of Litchfield. She leaves 3 adoring grandchildren; Andrea C. (Josh) McMurray, John C. (Dana) Schott, both of Carlinville; and Angelika R. (Ethan) Fite, of Charleston SC. In addition, 4 great grandchildren will miss her terribly, Kylee McMurray, Jaxson McMurray, Kegan Anderson and Madden Schott.
Services will be held Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at Ss. Mary and Joseph Catholic Church. Visitation at 10am followed by mass at 11am. Interment will take place following the luncheon in Gillespie at Holy Cross Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Carlinville Public Library.