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Madeleine McQuiggan


McQuigganShe was born on July 5, 1925 in Philadelphia and was the daughter of the late James and Marie Gindhart Sarsfield.

She was a member of Seven Sorrows of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, Middletown; she retired from American Steel where she worked as a secretary, and she enjoyed reading and spending time with family. But her biggest joy of all was the love she received from her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband William B. McQuiggan Sr., two brothers James and Thomas Sarsfield, and two sisters Marie Sarsfield and Eleanor Moran.

She is survived by two sons Bill, husband of Carol McQuiggan of Elizabethtown, and Mike, husband of Donna McQuiggan of Harrisburg; sister Regina Madden of Baltimore, Md.; three grandchildren Scott, husband of Jamie, Kelly, wife of John, and Steven and companion Emily; three great-grandchildren Sophie, Margo, and Jackson; and numerous nephews and nieces.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, April 24, at her church, 280 N. Race St., Middletown, with the Rev. Ted Keating as celebrant.

Burial will be in Indiantown Gap National Cemetery.

Viewing will be from 10:30 to 11:15 a.m. on Wednesday at the Frank E. Matinchek and Daughter Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 260 E. Main St., Middletown.

Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of your choice.

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