March 13, 1924 ~ August 17, 2019

Born in: Pueblo, CO,
Resided in: Pueblo West, CO

Madlyn R. (Johnson) Mayer, 95, born March 13, 1924, in Pueblo, Colo. to Anna M. (Dissler) and Less M. Johnson. Passed away August 17, 2019. Preceded in death by parents; husband, Robert 'Bob' L. Mayer; son, James L. Mayer; and brother, Robert Johnson. Survived by children, Bill (Carol) Mayer, Ruth (Guy) Case and Mary (Joe) Schiferl; grandchildren, Jason, Larry (Heather), Eric, Anna (Kevin), Beth (David), Joie (James), Lela and Ethan; great-grandchildren, Shad, James, Jr., Daniel, Olive, Juniper, Katie and Corey; great-great grandson, Orion; and a host of other family and friends including her dog, Killer. Madlyn was raised in Avondale, Colo., attending Banner Elementary and Avondale High Schools. She played on the girls basketball team the year the seniors went to State (1942). She belonged to FCE for over 70 years, with most of that in the St. Charles-Mesa FCE Club, winning Family of the Year and many other awards; Love and Laughter Red Hats, Quasi Dos and Wednesday bridge clubs, St. Joseph's Council of Catholic Women and several other clubs through the years. Madlyn attended St. Joseph's Parish for many years. She was involved in school activities for her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was an avid reader, believing everyone should know how to read books, newpapers and comics. Madlyn was known by many names including, Mom, Gran, Granny, Grandma Maddie and Aunt Madlyn. She lived most of her adult life on the St. Charles-Mesa, but later lived in Pueblo West with her granddaughter, Joie and her family and most recently at Belmont Lodge where she was greatly loved. Services, 10 a.m. Sept. 13, at St. Joseph's Parish, 1145 S. Aspen Road and 2:30 p.m. Sept. 15, at Grace Community Church, 25th Lane and County Farm Road. Online condolences, www.MontgomerySteward.com

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  1. Madlyn was a lovely lady. I enjoyed her presence in our Red Hat group for several years, and we were sorry when poor health made her drop out. I know that she is now well and happy in Heaven, and for that I thank God. May God grant His peace and comfort to her families during this difficult time.

  2. We are so sorry for your loss, please accept our deepest condolences and sympathy. Losing Mom and granny is so hard.

  3. Ruth Ann and Mary Jane, Please know that I am keeping you in my prayers. I just loved your mother. So many, many happy memories. She put the seat covers on my first car. I think Dad convinced her to do it. I remember going to your house, all the 4-H things we did, just being neighbors and most of all visiting with her after church. I was sad when she was not able to come any more. I loved her smile and laugh and she always asked about my family and Chuck’s family. God bless you all and her. She is now in her rightful place in heaven watching over us and guiding us from above. Peace be with you

  4. What a great friend and bridge partner. I will miss her bright smile and subtle sense of humor——a real lady in every respect!

  5. So sorry to hear that Aunt Madlyn passed. She was always so kind to me when I was married to Chris and when Jim and I were in school together. I was always so glad to see her when we ran into each other. My prayers are with all of her family.

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