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Goglin Funeral Home, Yankton
Saturday May 19th, 2018
10:30am

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Doris L. Madison

Doris Lorainne Madison was born September 14, 1927 to Elmer and Alice (Grove) Waters. She grew up in Yankton and graduated from Yankton High School in 1945.
She married William Stubbs December 27, 1945. Two children, Candace Stubbs and Dennis Stubbs were born from this union. William passed away in 1951. On April 7, 1954 Doris married James B. Madison of Viborg, South Dakota. In 1957 they welcomed a son, James Scott Madison, into the family.
Doris worked for her parents at Waters Paint and Glass for over 17 years. After her parents sold the business, she worked for Yankton Paint Company and eventually became the decorator for Sherman Williams in Yankton until her retirement. She was also extremely active in the VFW Auxiliary in Yankton. She was a life member and spearheaded many projects and services. She enjoyed life, cards, and going to Phinney’s.
Doris passed away on Monday, May 14, 2018 at Avera Sacred Heart Hospital in Yankton at the age of 90 years and 8 months.
Doris was preceded in death by her husband William Stubbs, her husband James Madison, her son Dennis Stubbs, her sister and brother-in-law Millicent and Don Fastrup, her brothers, Don Waters and Dan Waters.
Survivors include: her daughter Candace (Don) Johnson of Oakland, NE; her son James Scott (Patty) Madison of Yankton, SD; her brother Dick Waters of Colorado Springs, CO: her brother Darrel Waters of Sioux Falls, SD; and daughter-in-law Lori Stubbs of Underwood, IA. She is also survived by grandchildren Crystal (Dave) Meek of Sioux Falls, SD, Doug Johnson (Toni) of Omaha, NE, Leah (Joe) Diehl of Bellevue, NE, Makayla Stubbs of Underwood, IA, Lindsey Stubbs of Des Moines, IA, and Tyler Madison and David Madison of Yankton, SD, plus three great-grandchildren.

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Dear Family: It is so sad to think another "Waters Kid" is in heaven. I am so sorry for your loss. I'm not sure if Dad and his Sister are quarreling or actually getting along. I hope the latter ! I did enjoy listening to them go on...God Bless You....let's not be strangers...

Darla McGrath Dec 24 2018 4:08 AM

So sorry for your loss. We are thinking of you and praying for you.

Todd & Julie Nuzum May 19 2018 5:16 AM

I liked your mom Scott. Got to know her when we were painting together. She was very helpful with her advice and she liked to give us a little bit of a hard time all in fun. Pleasant memories. May God give you guys His Peace during this time.

John Conkling May 18 2018 6:24 AM

I was so sorry to read of Doris passing. Please know your family is in my thoughts and prayers.

Donna McKettrick May 16 2018 9:30 PM

Scott So sorry to hear of your Mothers passing. Know that you are in our thoughts and prayers today.

Dan Lynch May 16 2018 3:53 PM

So sorry for your loss.

MARY WATERS GOUDY May 16 2018 2:13 PM