Dorothy Madden

Dorothy “Fram” Madden, 96, passed away June 15, 2019.

She was born Nov. 2, 1922, in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, to Leroy and Emily Summerfield. She retired from the Summit County Sheriff’s Department as a detective secretary. Dorothy was a member of Kingsway Alliance Church and previously of numerous women’s clubs and the Barberton Senior Center.

She is survived by her sons, Kenneth Madden and Charles (Pauline) Madden; daughter, Denice (Dan) Haynes; grandchildren, Daniel Haynes, Lisa Berlin, Amy Haynes, Amy Salazar, Chad Madden, Matthew Madden, Christopher Madden and Michelle Jones; great-grandchildren, Kylie Berlin, Amber Haynes, Connor Haynes, Cru Salazar, Regan Salazar, River Salazar, Brem Madden, Charlie Madden and Mallary Madden; brother, Leroy (Joan) Summerfield Jr; and nieces and nephew.

Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents; husband of 27 years, Charles Madden Jr., a former Summit County Commissioner; brother, John Summerfield; and daughter-in-law, Wanda Madden.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association in memory of Dorothy.

Bacher Funeral Home handled arrangements.

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