ALEXANDRIA BAY, NY — Madelyn L. Wagoner Hartman, 91, lifetime resident of Alexandria Bay, NY, passed away late Thursday night, Aug. 2, at Riverledge Nursing Home in Ogdensburg, NY.
Madelyn was born on October 27, 1926 in Leraysville, NY, the daughter of S. Eugene and Mary E. Colleary Wagoner. She graduated from Alexandria Bay High School in 1944.
She married H. Miller Hartman on April 22, 1950, at the Alexandria Bay United Methodist Church with Rev. Lisle Caldwell officiating. Mr. Hartman passed away June 14, 2013.
Madelyn worked as a bookkeeper at H. Chalk & Son in Fisher’s Landing from 1970-1982. She was a member of the United Methodist Church, financial secretary for the church for many years, and past president of the United Methodist Women’s Guild (?). She was an avid New York Yankee fan.
She is survived by a son, Jay M. (Linda) Hartman, Franklin, VT; three daughters, Lisa J. (Keith) Gilbride, Stuart, FL; Denise E. (Steve) Nowaczyk, Brockport, NY; and Kary E. (Phil) Bolduc, Edgewater, FL; a sister, Eugenia (Richard) Kavanaugh, Alexandria Bay; six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Three sisters, Miriam Strough, Eunice Cali, and Jacquin Egenhofer, all died before her.
A memorial service will be held 11 a.m, Friday, Aug. 10, at the Alexandria Bay United Methodist Church with Rev. Bill Palmer officiating. Burial will follow at Barnes Settlement Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made in Madelyn’s name to the Alexandria Bay United Methodist Church or the Alexandria Bay Fire Department.
Arrangements of with Costello Funeral Service, Alexandria Bay.
Condolences may be made at www.costellofuneralservice.com.