Madeline was born on July 28, 1930, in Plymouth to the late Warren and Rose (Botieri) Dries. She attended and graduated from Plymouth Schools. She worked as a legal secretary for Thomas M. Frates, PC, until her retirement. Madeline was very creative, and crafty and was very talented at sewing, knitting, and crocheting. She made clothing for herself and other family members, afghans, and created beautiful handmade wreaths. She loved her family and spending time with them. She will be dearly missed.
The family wishes to extend their heartfelt gratitude to the staff at Benchmark Senior Living and Beacon Hospice for the exceptional care they gave to Madeline.
A funeral service will be held on Monday, January 30, 2023, at 11:00 am at the Cartmell-Davis Life Celebration Funeral Home, 150 Court Street, Plymouth. Interment will follow the service at Vine Hills Cemetery, Samoset Street, Plymouth. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave., Floor 17, Chicago, IL 60601, or www.alz.org.