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Katherine Besch Madden

May 7, 1910 — October 21, 2003

MADDEN, Katherine, Besch of Oakwood, passed away, Tuesday, October 21, 2003 at Miami Valley Hospital, where she became a registered nurse. Katherine was a life member of Westminster Presbyterian Church, the Dayton Country Club, the Rod and Reel Club and the Eastern Star. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Dr. Wallace C. Madden and siblings Erwin and Elmer and Leona Besch. Katherine is survived by her 2 daughters, Jeanne (Richard W.) Taylor of Oakwood and Sally (Thomas Z.) Hayward, Jr. of Chicago; 5 grandchildren: Rick (Julie) Taylor, Sallie (Bill) Hoppe, Dr. Thomas (Catherine) Hayward III, Wallace (Jennifer) Hayward, and Robert (Elizabeth) Hayward; 6 great grandchildren; and 2 sisters, Harriett Baker and Mary Lou Ellis. A memorial service will be held Saturday, October 25 at 5:00 PM at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 125 N. Wilkinson St., Dayton. Family will receive friends one half hour prior to the service at the church. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Miami Valley Hospital Foundation, 31 Wyoming St., Dayton, OH 45409 or your charity of choice. Condolences may be sent via the website at www.routsong.com.

Funeral Home:
Kettering Routsong Funeral Home
2100 E. Stroop Rd.
Kettering, OH
US 45429

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Visitation

Saturday, October 25, 2003

4:30 - 5:00 pm (Eastern time)

Westminster Presbyterian Church

125 N Wilkinson St., Dayton, OH 45402

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Saturday, October 25, 2003

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Westminster Presbyterian Church

125 N Wilkinson St., Dayton, OH 45402

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