Kathy A. Madore, 70, Carthage

CARTHAGE – Kathy A. Madore, 70, of 217 Church St., Carthage, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Saturday morning, Sept. 26, 2020, at Samaritan Medical Center, Watertown.

Born Feb. 9, 1950, in Watertown, New York, daughter of the late Samuel and Maybelle (Marshall) Coleman, she attended General Brown High School.

She was employed with Credo Community Center for 20 years, along with working at various doctor’s offices. Most recently, she was employed as a cashier in the West Carthage Elementary School.

On July 16, 1970, she married Normand Madore in Fort Campbell, Kentucky.

Survivors include Normand, her husband of 50 years; one daughter, Michelle “Missy” Madore of Carthage; one son, Michael (Renee Kaban) Madore of Lowville; and five grandchildren, Taylor Mono & companion Michael Russel of Carthage; Brock Hoffman of Carthage; Jakob Barden of Carthage; and Michael and Nicholas Madore, Lowville. Her beloved dog, Tootsie.

She was predeceased by a sister, Cindy Ada.

Kathy enjoyed bowling and spending time at camp in Belfort and was a life time member of the Carthage VFW Post #7227 and the Carthage American Legion Post #789.  She was the proud founding member of the “Purplish Bitches.” Elvis fan and loved the Minnesota Vikings.

Calling hours will be held 3 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2020, at Lundy Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Inc., 500 State St., Carthage. Burial will be held at a later date in Fairview Cemetery.

A Celebration of Life will be held 2 to 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 1, 2020, at the American Legion Post #789, 415 West St., Carthage.

Memorial donations can be made to Shots for Dot (Carthage American Legion), and Ryan’s Walk, (Carthage Turkey Bowl).

Arrangements are with Lundy Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Inc.

Condolences can be made online at www.lundyfuneralhome.com.