Clara MaddenJuly 9, 1926 ~ June 22, 2018 (age 91)
Clara Frances (Grill) Madden, born on July 9, 1926 in Colorado Springs, Colorado passed away at age 91 on June 22, 2018. Clara graduated from Colorado Springs High School in 1944. She was in the Telecommunications industry at Mountain Bell/US West as an Operator and Special Services Assistant until retiring in 1990. She enjoyed bowling, and was a member of ZetaTau Chapter of Epsilon Sigma Alpha and Century Link Pioneers.
Clara was preceded in death by her father, Leo W. Grill; her mother, Estella Grill; her daughter, Christie Dawson; and her brothers, Leo Grill, and Joseph Grill. She is survived by her son, Owen Madden; daughter, Katheryn Batty; grandchildren, Jeremy Dawson, Brittani Archer, Jennifer Turner, and Connie Madden; and great-grandchildren, Bryce Turner, and Konnor Willems.
The family invites donations in Clara's name to St. Jude Children's Hospital, and the Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region. A special thanks is owed to Abode Hospice.
Friends and family can pay their respects at the funeral service on Saturday, June 30 at 9:00 a.m. at Cappadona Funeral Home. Casual dress is encouraged.