William J. Madigan Jr. N4BJM (SK)

MADIGAN, William J. Jr. 66, of Sun City Center,passed away May 20, 2011. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Vietnam conflict. He is survived by his wife, Dolores; a son, William J. (Patrice) Madigan, III; daughter, Debra L. Madigan; two sisters, Maureen (Greg) Goldstein and Denise (Robert) Bauer; and 4 grandchildren. He was a 4th degree Knight of the Knights of Columbus, member of the Mens' Club, Marine Corps Leathernecks and the Amateur Radio Club all of Sun City Center, and was a volunteer for the Sun City Center Security Patrol. The family will receive friends 2-5 pm Monday, May 23, 2011 and 9:30-10:30 am. Tuesday, May 24, 2011 at Sun City Center Funeral Home, 1851 Rickenbacker Drive, Sun City Center. Mass of the Resurrection 11 am, Tuesday, May 24, 2011 at Prince of Peace Catholic Church, 702 Valley Forge Boulevard, Sun City Center. Burial with Military Honors at Sarasota National Cemetery, Sarasota. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to D.A.V. Chapter 110, P.O. Box 5672, Sun City Center, FL 33573. Arrangements by Sun City Center Funeral Home, Sun City Center. 813-634-9900.

First licensed as KI4BBH. Bill ran the SCCARC Friday morning 70cm net for many years.

Published in the St. Petersburg Times on May 23, 2011