February 11, 1933 - November 28, 2015
Margaret J. Gadow, age 82, of Brodhead, WI, passed away peacefully on Saturday morning, November 28, 2015 at Mercy Hospital, Janesville, WI. She was born on February 11, 1933 in Spring Valley Township, Rock County, WI, the daughter of Robert and Thelma (Nyman) VanSkike Roenneburg. She married Robert R. Gadow on June 7, 1952 at the E.U.B. Church. Margaret graduated from Brodhead High School in 1950 and attended the UW-Whitewater. She had worked as a secretary for the law firms of Milt Meinenburg and Ron Braun, and was also a tax preparer for many years. She also had been a Sunday School teacher at the Congregational United Church of Christ, Brodhead. Margaret was an avid Packer and Badger fan, enjoyed outings at The Village Inn, Footville, WI, and especially enjoyed family get-togethers She is survived by her husband of 63 years, Robert, Brodhead; her children, Donna Madura, Crystal Lake, IL, Audry Gadow, Deforest, WI, Robert A. Gadow, Brodhead; grandchildren Hannah (Jamie) Schrimpf, Cody (Alexandra McKenzie) Gadow, both of Brodhead, Scott Madura, Crystal Lake, IL, Jonathon Madura, West Dundee, IL. She especially enjoyed her great-grandchildren, Hunter Condon, Bryson and Sawyer Schrimpf, and Lia and Blaine Gadow. She is further survived by special sisters and brothers-in-law and several nieces, nephews and good friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, step-father, Harold Roenneburg, and her in-laws, Orvel and Pearl Gadow. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, December 2, 2015, at the D.L. NEWCOMER FUNERAL HOME, BRODHEAD, WI, with Rev. David Frey officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Brodhead, WI. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until time of services at the funeral home on Wednesday. A memorial fund will be established. The family would like to express a special 'thank-you' for the loving care provided by the doctors and nurses on the 4th floor at Mercy Hospital, Janesville. Margaret was very special to all of her family and friends and will always be in our heart.
Margaret J. Gadow, age 82, of Brodhead, WI, passed away peacefully on Saturday morning, November 28, 2015 at Mercy Hospital, Janesville, WI. She was born on February 11, 1933 in Spring Valley Township, Rock County, WI, the daughter of Robert... View Obituary & Service Information
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