Jeanne R. McFadden, 84, of Meadowmere Northshore, North Port Washington Road, Mequon died Friday, August 31, 2012 at the Horizon Hospice of Columbia St. Mary’s Hospital, Ozaukee Campus in Mequon after a brief stay.
She was born on March 10, 1928, daughter of Milton Waldo and Lucille Markham Emerich in Merrill, Wisconsin. Jeanne had taught for the Milwaukee Public Schools for many years. On May 29, 1952, she married Donald P. McFadden of Milwaukee and together they raised their family. He preceded her in death on May 1, 2001.
She is survived by her two sons, Mark (Lindsay) McFadden of Port Washington and Scott (Mary) McFadden of Whitefish Bay, grandchildren Chelsea (John) Stecker of Cedarburg, Danielle McFadden of Wauwatosa and Kyle McFadden of Washington, DC, great-granddaughter Isabella Stecker, her sister Carole Smith of Fairbanks, Alaska, brothers-in-law Jim (Betty) McFadden of Waterford and Gary (Gail) McFadden of West Bend, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She is preceded in death by her husband, sister Sue Tock, brother William Emerich, brothers-in-law Lloyd McFadden, Ralph (the late Marsha) McFadden and Billy (the late Betty) McFadden.
As per her request, there will be no funeral ceremonies. Memorials to the Lutheran Home Foundation, 7500 W North Ave., Wauwatosa, WI 53213 are appreciated.