Madelyn Y. Wolfe, 87, of Conyngham, passed away Thursday evening, October 15, 2020 at Lehigh Valley Hospital - Hazleton following an unexpected illness.
Born in Nescopeck, April 12, 1933, she was the daughter of the late Clarence and Rena (Fedder) Reese and spent the past 55 years in Conyngham, after moving from Chambersburg.
Madelyn was a retired Teacher's Aide for Sugarloaf and Valley Elementary Schools. She was a member of Conyngham United Methodist Church, where she served as a Sunday School Teacher and Youth Group Leader. She served as a Board member of the Conyngham Valley Historical Society, and Historical Brainerd Church, She was a Board Member and Past President of Conyngham Valley Civic Organization, and had served as the CVCO Park Program Coordinator.
She was preceded in death, in addition to her parents, by her husband, Roland, who passed away February 27, 2020; brothers Carrol, William, Bud, Richard, and Jack Reese; and sisters Nancy Reese, Catherine Creasey, and an infant sister.
Surviving are two children, Jeff Wolfe and his wife Vicki, Conyngham; and Rena Bicking and her husband Craig, Conyngham; six grandchildren Brandon Bicking and his companion Tabby Sushko, Drums; Jeremy Bicking and his wife Maria, Exeter; Tyler Bicking and his wife Trish, Drums; Cassidy Bicking, Conyngham; Gary Wolfe and his companion Katie Feris, Philadelphia; and Carl Wolfe and his wife Alyson, Freeland; three great-grandchildren Daphne, Penelope, and Myles; and many nieces and nephews.
Her funeral will be held Tuesday at 11 am from Harman Funeral Homes & Crematory Inc. (East) 669 W. Butler Drive, Drums. Burial will follow in Conyngham Union Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home Tuesday morning from 10 am until the time of the service. Covid-19 restrictions will be enforced at the funeral home and cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to the Historical Brainerd Church and Cemetery Assoc., PO Box 366, Sybertsville, PA 18251 or to Conyngham United Methodist Church, PO Box AB Conyngham, PA 18219 or to the Conyngham Valley Historical Society, PO Box 131, Conyngham, PA 18219. Online condolences can be entered and more information is available at www.harmanfuneral.com.
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