Kathryn J. Madsen
Kathryn J. Madsen was born August 7, 1920 in Durand, Wisconsin. She moved to Tillamook with her husband and children in 1954. Kathryn died July 7, 2018 in Tillamook, Oregon. Kathryn is survived by her sons Steven (Judy) and Ronald Madsen; grandsons Eric and Christian; great-granddaughters Samantha and Elizabeth and great-grandson Iain. One sister Betty Gilles of Plum City, WI.
Kathryn is preceded in death by her husband Clarence Madsen, her parents Fred and Marie, one brother Erwin (Sonny) Stewart of Durand, WI.
Kathryn worked for Tillamook Bay Lumber Company, Diamond Lumber Company, Port of Tillamook Bay, Werner Weisinger, and Tillamook County Justice Court.
After Kathryn retired, she was an active volunteer at the Tillamook County Museum and enjoyed working for the County Elections Dept.
Kathryn was an avid reader and gardener, she golfed for years, loved picnics with family and friends on the Trask River. Kathryn took pleasure in her grand and great-grandchildren.
A memorial gathering was held at St. John’s United Church of Christ in Tillamook on Saturday, July 21, 2018 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of your choice.
Arrangements in care of Waud’s Funeral Home.