Gwendolyn "Gwen" Madison

April 28, 1941 - April 30, 2021
Born in Granger, IA
Resided in Polk City, IA
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Gwendolyn Doris Madison, 80, of Polk City formerly of Granger and Madrid passed away on Friday, April 30, 2021, at the Polk City and Nursing and Rehab Center.

Gwen was born April 28, 1941, in Granger the daughter of James and Doris (Brown) Calland. She received her education in Granger where she graduated from high school. She married Melvin Eugene Madison on October 1, 1960, in Granger, and their marriage was blessed with two sons, Jeff and Scott.

Gwen worked for Homesteaders Life for 10 years and 20 years for Federal Prescription in Madrid until her retirement.

Gwen loved to bake and cook for her family. She also enjoyed working in her yard and garden. Gwen was an immaculate housekeeper and kept her home neat and tidy at all times.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Melvin in 2010, two brothers Robert and William.

Gwen is survived by her sons, Jeffrey (Kimberly Arias) of Madrid and Scott (Micah)of Cambridge. She is also survived by her six grandchildren, Chelsey (Nick) Cortez, Ashley Greif, Haley (Brian) Summers, Keaton, Weston and Savannah Madison, and two great-grandchildren, Judson and Colson.

Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, May 7, 2021 at Mt. Hope Cemetery in Madrid. A Memorial Gathering will be held beginning at 9:00 a.m. until service time at the Sundberg-Kirkpatrick Funeral Home in Madrid.




Graveside Service
Mt. Hope
RR Madrid
Madrid, IA US 50156
Friday, May 7, 2021
11:00 AM