Madeline R. Saye


Madeline R. Saye, 94, passed away March 30, 2020 in Vallejo, Calif. She was born in Nanticoke, Pa. along with her twin brother, Francis to parents, Luigi and Clotilde.

A graduate of Nanticoke High School and Wilkes-Barre Business College, Madeline retired from Liberty Mutual Insurance Company in Montoursville, Pa.

She was a member of the Francesco Ferrucio Lodge #1397 and Friends of the Mill Memorial Library. After her husband’s death in 2005, she moved to California to be closer to her grandchildren. She became a member of St. Basil’s Catholic Church while continuing to support St. Faustina and Nebo Baptist Church in Nanticoke.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Idris, twin brother, Francis and older siblings, John and Augusta who passed away when they were children.

She is survived by her daughter, Barbara (Larry) of California, and children, Ryan (Jessie), Aaron (Chrissy) and daughter, Briana, son, Richard of New York, and daughter, Margaret (Brian) and children, Matthew and Katie of California. She has 2 great-grandchildren, Antonia and Quinten children of her grandson, Ryan and Logan of her granddaughter, Briana.

Stanley S. Stegura Funeral Home arranged the burial and blessing of Madeline for the interment at Hanover Green Cemetery, Hanover Township, in April 2020 at which time the mass of Christian burial was suspended due to Covid.

A memorial mass will now be held at St. Faustina Kowalska Parish in Nanticoke, Pa. on June 4, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. with luncheon to follow.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society or a charity of the donor’s choice.