Joseph Richard Madole

July 20, 1947 - May 18, 2016

"God broke our hearts to prove to us He only takes the best. "

Obituary of Joseph Madole

Joseph Richard Madole entered into rest May 18, 2016. Born July 20, 1947, son of John and Jenette Madole.

Joe served in the Vietnam War from 1966-68, receiving the Purple Heart Medal. He retired from General Motors, enjoyed horses, poetry, and spending quality time with friends and family.

Beloved husband of Ann; beloved father of Marisa, Gregory, Jennifer and Scott; cherished grandfather of Meagan, Justin, Nicholas, Matthew, Nathaniel and the late Jason; great grandfather of Tyson, Kamryn and Avianna; dear brother of Faye, Beverly, Daniel, Jim and the late John and Raymond; also several nieces and nephews.

Friends may call from 2:00 – 4:00 PM and 6:00 – 8:00 PM at Taylor and Reynolds Funeral Home at 70 Niagara Street, Lockport, NY.  The funeral services will be held on Sunday at 2:00 PM.  Condolences may be offered below, and flowers may be purchased through The Flower Barn.


  1. Marcia Watkins on May 22, 2016 at 1:14 pm

    My heart and prayers goes out to Scott and Jennifer during the passing of your wonderful Dad. He will always be in my thoughts. I send you guys an abundance of acceptance and strength throughout his physical absence. May his spiritual memories be with you always and forever.

    Love Marcia

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