April 5, 1913 - October 31, 2011
Madelyn Card Mead passed away on Oct. 31, 2011, in Boca Raton, Florida. She was 98 years old. She was born April 5,1913. She graduated from Union-Endicott High School and Syracuse University and received a master’s degree from the University of New York. In 1942 she married Roger D. Mead, attorney. She and Mr. Mead moved from Endicott to Skaneateles where they resided for 40 years. She was a member of the Skaneateles Country and Yacht Club, a life member of the Skaneateles Garden Club and worked on several committees for charity.
Madelyn is survived by a grandson, J. Daniel Mead; sister, Marion Benjamin of Bambridge, N.Y.; a brother Mahlon H. Card, Endicott, N.Y.; many nieces, nephews and grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Roger D. Mead; daughter, Renee Mead; and her sister, Marlea Card Watkins. A graveside committal service: 10:15 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 19, at Riverhurst Cemetery, 2500 East Main St. Endicott. Aleen Memorial Home, Inc. in Endicott, NY is in charge of arrangements. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Madelyn's name to The Clinical Care Center for Hem/Onc c/o David Benjamin, 6 Noah Lane, Tolland, CT. 06084.