John T. Mader, 66, died September 12, 2018 in Cape Coral, Florida.
A celebration of his life will be held in Lee's Summit, Missouri and Chicago, Illinois. John was born August 2, 1952, in Chicago, Il to John and Dorothy Mader and was preceded in death by both parents.
John graduated Western Illinois University in 1972. His career in sales and marketing included serving as president and vice president of several building material companies. He enjoyed coaching his son's baseball and soccer teams. John loved to play and teach others the game of golf. His favorite golf course was Pebble Beach in California. John spent his life in Illinois, Ohio, California, Missouri and Florida.
He is survived by his wife, Patricia, and brothers Bill and Jeff Mader and their spouses; his sister Jeri and her husband; and son Brian Mader, and sons and spouses Jason and Lorrie Mader, Robert and Heather Robinson, and daughter Ashleigh Mader and daughters and spouses Kathleen and Brian Malone and Katherine and Colin Smith. John was a proud grandfather of 8 grandchildren, Makinley, Blake and Ridge Robinson from Troy, KS, Wyannie Malone from Tampa, Fl, and Crystal, Holly, Logan and Madelyn Mader from Lansing, IL.