John Madey

John Madey, 74, of Williamsport, Pa., died July 4, 2013, at Penn State Hershey Medical Center. He was the husband of Edith (Gooch) Madey. They were married 47 years this past April.

Born in Nanticoke, Pa., he was the son of the late John and Mary (Balutanski) Madey.

He served as a Pennsylvania State Trooper for 32 years before retiring and a member of the Fraternal Order of Police.

John was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by two sons, John H. and his wife, Kelly, and Robert J. and his wife, Jodi; one brother, Henry (Hank) Madey; three sisters, Mary Tullai, Johanna Locke, and Theresa Zidek and two grandchildren, John R. and Parker.

There will be no services. The C. R. Strunk Funeral Home, Inc. (, Quakertown is in charge of the arrangements.

In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Troopers Helping Troopers, 3625 Vartan Way, Harrisburg, PA 17110, or online at