Francis "Frank" A. Madden


75, of Rochelle Park, passed away on Thursday, October 17, 2019. Before retiring, Frank worked for Hackensack Board of Education as a Teacher for 34 years. He was a parishioner of Sacred Heart R.C. Church in Rochelle Park, past president of the Rochelle Park Board of Ed, Swim Club, Rotary Club and Seniors and past secretary of the Rochelle Park planning board. Frank was also a member of the Rochelle Park American Legion Post 170 and a 4th Degree Knight of Columbus. Frank was an Army veteran who served our country proudly during Vietnam War from 1968 to 1970.

Cherished husband of 25 years to Madeline (nee Costello). Beloved father of William Madden and his wife Sarah, Christina Juliano and Ronald Juliano. Treasured grandfather of Nicholas and Bianca. Dear brother of Dennis W. Madden and his wife Mary Anne. Frank also leaves behind his trusted dog Mickey.

Family will receive friends on Tuesday October 22, 2019 from 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm at the Vander Plaat Memorial Home 113 South Farview Avenue, Paramus, NJ. Funeral Service will be held at 9:30 am on Wednesday October 23, 2019, at the Vander Plaat Memorial Home, followed by a 10:00 am Funeral Mass at Sacred Heart R.C. Church 12 Terrace Avenue Rochelle Park. Interment George Washington Memorial Park, Paramus, NJ.

As an expression of sympathy, memorial contributions in Frank's memory may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN, 38105

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Posted by Andrew Mazzini on October 24, 2019 11:26 AM x

so sorry for your loss I will miss Frank he was always so nice to me .Always happy to see him at the pool RPPC.

Posted by Steve Marchesani on October 23, 2019 12:54 AM x

I had Mr. Madden for my 5th grade teacher about 35 years ago. He was one of my favorites and I have wonderful memories of that time thanks to him. All of my sympathies to his family, and on behalf of his students, thank you for sharing him with countless other families and bringing them joy.

Posted by Lisa Gallichi0 on October 22, 2019 11:02 PM x

Im so sorry for your loss i meet Frank in physical therapy and became friends he was a good person. He will be miss Lisa

Posted by Abraham and Donna Feliciano on October 22, 2019 9:53 PM x

Dearest Maddie & family, Our hearts are broken by Frank's passing. Deepest condolences and prayers are with you in this time of grief. Abraham and Donna Feliciano and Family

Posted by CAROL SCHWARTZ , from Dr. Rubinstein's office on October 22, 2019 5:22 PM x

Madeline, I was so sorry and shocked to hear about Frank's passing my deepest sympathy to you and your family.

Posted by Ron and Patricia (Tyson) Mellen on October 22, 2019 10:44 AM x

So sorry to hear of your loss.Frank will be missed.He was always good company.

Posted by franklin e steffens on October 21, 2019 11:24 PM x

my condolences to the madden family.. always remember, any catholic gentleman, who enters our doors of the knights of columbus, who makes his 1st, 2nd, 3rd or even 4th degree sir knight,who continues his journey to knighthood, & beyond, who are no longer with us, only by spirit- THERE MEMORIES ARE STILL IN OUR HEARTS. MAY OUR SIR KNIGHT FRANK MADDEN R.I.P. WITH ALL THE ANGELS & SAINTS, WE ASK THIS, THROUGH CHRIST OUR LORD, Amen !! sincerly, franklin e. steffens bishop o'connor assembly 4th degree HACKENSACK NJ..

Posted by Cathy (Cox) Champon on October 21, 2019 12:21 AM x

Madeline, so sorry for your loss! Frank and your family are in my prayers. Your cousin Cathy

Posted by Janine v Schwarz on October 20, 2019 6:44 PM x

Dearest Ron and family, So very sorry for the loss of this dear and very good man. My heart is with you, Janine

Posted by Art Rittenhouse on October 20, 2019 2:28 PM x

My deepest condolences to the family.

Posted by Patricia Harrison on October 20, 2019 2:17 PM x

Our deepest sympathy to the family. Pat and Ed Harrison

Posted by Joan Syme on October 20, 2019 3:11 AM x

Maddie and Family Please accept my condolences on the loss of your husband and father. Frank’s life was inspiration to many. A person that departs from this earth never truly leaves, for they are still alive in our hearts and minds, through us, they live on. Surely Frank will not be forgotten. May the fond memories of your husband and father bring you comfort during this hard time in your life. My heart and prayers go out to you and your family. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. Love only love Joan Syme

Posted by Lisa Gallichio on October 19, 2019 6:44 PM x

Im so sorry for your loss Frank was a great guy he will be missed Lisa

Posted by mike siano on October 19, 2019 11:48 AM x

so sorry to hear about FRANK he was a great guy //REST IN pace god bless all of the FAMILY


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