Madeline Gillespie passed away peacefully at Fulton Commons Care Center in East Meadow, NY at 1:40 p.m. on October 8, 2019. She is survived by her children, Neil and Shannon, and sons-in-law, Jim and Ron. Her devoted husband, Neil, and her precious daughter, Patricia, predecease her. Grandmother to Thomas, Emily, Sarah, Mary, Noreen , Sean, and Alison. Great-grandmother to Rylan, Amelia, Madeline, Norah, Fiona, Rafe, Patricia, Huck, Samantha, Caroline, and Michael. She was the youngest of ten children.
A devout and prayerful lady, she attended daily Mass at St. Mark’s Parish in Shoreham, NY, where she lived from 1991 to 2017. She was an active member of the Third Order of Lay Carmelites. Madeline was a woman of deep faith, a devoted wife and mother, and, to all who knew her, a true class act!