Thomas E. Madden

Thomas E. Madden, 81, of Mansfield formerly of Braintree and Canton, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, August 27, 2019 with his loving family by his side. He was born and raised in Philadelphia, PA the son of the late, John J. and Mary E. (Wislocki) Madden, where he graduated from St. Thomas More High School in 1956. After serving in the army he moved to Massachuestts in 1963 where he met his wife of 53 years, Eileen (Cunningham) Madden. Together they settled in Braintree and raised their two children as he worked as a Locomotive Engineer for Amtrak until his retirement in 2003. Tom and Eileen enjoyed spending their winters at their home in Naples, FL, and getting together with friends, often to play cards. He was a lifelong fan of Notre Dame Football making several trips to South Bend to attend games but most of all he enjoyed spending time with his family and grandchildren.

He is survived by his loving wife, Eileen; his son Eric T. Madden and his wife Tricia of Mansfield; his daughter Stacey Lincoln and her husband Brian of Raynham; his grandchildren: Patrick and Colin Madden and Kyle, Matthew and Kristen Lincoln; a brother, John Madden of Pittsburgh and several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Tom was predeceased by his siblings: Anna Mae Troy, Alice Coburn, Cathrine Huff, Margaret Gaynor, James Madden, and Charles Madden.

A funeral Mass for Tom will be held on Monday, September 2, 2019 at 11:00am in St. Mary’s Church, 330 Pratt Street, Mansfield, MA with burial to follow with military honors in St. Mary’s Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to: Old Colony Hospice, 321 Manley Street, West Bridgewater, MA 02379.


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11 Condolences

  1. Tom and Melissa Gamboe on August 29, 2019 at 5:05 pm

    So very sorry to hear of your loss. Melissa and I are in prayer for peace and comfort for your entire family.

  2. Patrick and Eric on August 29, 2019 at 5:18 pm

    We are so sorry to learn about the loss of your father.

  3. Craig and Joanne on August 29, 2019 at 5:48 pm

    My heart is broken for you all. What a wonderful and Loving family he had to be by his side. Prayers and Thoughts ❤

  4. Thomas Hayes on August 29, 2019 at 7:16 pm

    Sorry to hear this, he raised an incredibly good man and dad in his son Eric.

  5. Sheila Foley on August 29, 2019 at 7:32 pm

    So sorry for your loss. You have one special Angel watching over your family. May you find comfort and peace through all the memories you shared with him.
    Rest in Peace Thomas!

  6. Pam Madonna on August 29, 2019 at 9:32 pm

    So sorry for your loss, may he rest in peace.

  7. Carol Randall on August 30, 2019 at 2:22 am

    I’m so sorry for your loss Eileen, but I know Tom is in a better place and not in pain anymore. You have a wonderful family to lean on. May God bless you and help you and your family through this difficult time, love Carol

  8. Martin Hurley on August 30, 2019 at 6:13 am

    So sorry for your lost may he rest in peace from all Hurleys in Maulbrack

  9. F;premce on August 30, 2019 at 7:05 pm

    we are so sorry for your loss . tom will be missed.all our trips ,dinners.and good times.,holidays,super bowl games. love to all. the Tobins,Florence,Stephen, 7 Patrick.

  10. Lisa Fisher on August 31, 2019 at 5:01 pm

    Eric, Tricia, Patrick and Colin,

    I am so very sorry to hear of your tremendous loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. May you find comfort and peace in your memories of him.

  11. Wendy Elizabeth McCarthy on September 21, 2019 at 6:38 pm

    Aunt Eileen, cousin Eric and cousin Stacey. My husband and I are very saddened by the loss of a very loving, man, husband and father.

    Peace, Prayers, and. Blessings to you and the entire family in this sad time.

    Cousin Wendy n Michael.

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