My Roommate

My Roommate

I met Madison in October of 2013. We were standing on the sidelines of a Joliet Catholic football game when she introduced herself to me by saying, “We’re going to college together..let’s be friends!” During those four quarters, I learned so much about Madison. I...
My Big Sister

My Big Sister

Madison Catherine Angus was my big sister. She may not have looked like it, but she was. Out of all of my sisters I was the luckiest. I got the longest time with her, I had 16 years with Madison. 16 amazing, happy, and unforgettable years. There are so many little...
Mom’s Tribute

Mom’s Tribute

My Madison was born on August 2, 1995.  She was the first of the four greatest loves of my life.  She was also my only c-section.  They literally had to go in and take her from me.  The mother-daughter bond I had with my daughter was unbreakable.  The connection is...
Dad’s Tribute

Dad’s Tribute

Madison Catherine came into my life on August 2, 1995.  I can remember the joy I felt at 1:39 a.m. when the doctor lifted her up and said, you have a beautiful baby girl!  I fell in love with her the moment I laid eyes on her. I remember Eileen yelling, “Don’t...

Adam’s Memory

To say that Maddy Angus has profoundly influenced the lives of many in this community would be an understatement.  I was blessed to know Maddy through the years as my daughter and her sister have played volleyball together through both club and school. When you met...