Welcome to the memorial page for

Madeleine L. Langley

January 19, 1930 ~ October 29, 2017 (age 87)

Madeleine L. Langley, 87, of Dayton and formerly of Biddeford died Sunday, October 29, 2017 at her home.  She was born January 19, 1930 in Biddeford, a daughter of Arthur and Marie Laure (Labrecque) Roy and attended Biddeford schools, graduating from St. Joseph High School in the Class of 1949.


On August 25, 1951 she married Jerry E. Langley Jr. in St. Joseph Church in Biddeford.


She had worked for seventeen years at Prestige House of Flowers, and had spent much of her life caring for elderly relatives.  Madeleine had been a member of St. Joseph Church, volunteering for church suppers and church fairs.  She also made rosaries for missionaries.


Madeleine was preceded in death by Jerry, her husband of 49 years on May 10, 2001; she was also predeceased by two sisters, Marguerite P. Paquette and Lorraine Janelle, and two brothers, Leo Paul and Renald Roy.


Surviving are:

          5 daughters:

                     Nanette Showalter of Indian Valley, VA

                     JoAnn Proulx of Biddeford

                     Janet Sarno and husband Chris of Hanson, MA

                     Donna Laliberte-Caron of Dayton, with whom she resided

                     Patricia Richard and husband Daniel of Saco

          A sister, Simone Gadbois and her husband Robert of Biddeford


          10 grandchildren,  5 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews

Visiting hours will be 4:00 to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, November 2 ,2017 at Hope Memorial Chapel 480 Elm Street, Biddeford, ME 04005. A Mass of a Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. on Friday November 3rd  at St. Joseph Church in Biddeford. Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery in Biddeford. To share condolences online, please visit www.HopeMemorial.com. In lieu of flowers, donations in Madeleine’s memory may be made to:  180 U.S. Route 1, Scarborough, ME 04074.

Charitable donations may be made to:

Hospice of Southern Maine
180 US Route 1 Suite 1, Scarborough ME 04074

 Service Information

November 2, 2017

4:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Hope Memorial Chapel
480 Elm Street
Biddeford, ME 04005

Mass of Christian Burial
November 3, 2017

10:00 AM
St. Joseph Catholic Church
178 Elm St.
Biddeford, ME 04005

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