December 8, 1947 - January 8, 2019

Montague, NJ

Mrs. Virginia R. Madden of Montague, NJ, died Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at her home. She was 71.

She was born December 8, 1947 in New York, NY the daughter of the late Albert and the late Virginia Ryan Jeal.

Virginia was a member of the Sussex County Senior's Group and enjoyed volunteering her time at the St. James the Greater R.C. Church in Montague.

A family statement read: "We are heartbroken by the sudden loss of our mother. We are extremely grateful for the love and support of our family and friends in this difficult time."

Surviving are three sons: Kerry, Devin, and Ryan Madden of Montague, NJ; one sister: Pam Usuriello and her husband, Nick of Keansburg, NJ; one niece: Danielle Usuriello and her son, Christopher.

Friends may call from 2 to 4 & 7 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at the Gray-Parker Funeral Home, Inc., 100 East Main St., Port Jervis. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday January 16, 2019 with a 9 a.m. prayer at the funeral home followed by a Mass of Christian burial at 10 a.m. in St. James The Greater R.C. Church with Rev. Wayne Varga officiating. Burial will be at Rural Valley Cemetery, Cuddebackville, NY.

Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Virginia to ALS Association, Robert Wood Johnson, 10 Plum St., Suite 910, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memorial & Honor Program, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-1942.

Funeral arrangements are by the Gray-Parker Funeral Home, Inc.; for additional information, directions, or to send a condolence note to the family please visit