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Visitation at Funeral Home

4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday, September 27, 2018
Carmine J. & Louis C. Parise Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc.
89 Farview Street
Carbondale, Pennsylvania, United States


11:00 am
Friday, September 28, 2018
St. Rose Of Lima Church
6 North Church Street
Carbondale, Pennsylvania, United States

Final Resting Place

Our Mother Of Sorrows Cemetery
400 State Route 106
Greenfield Township, Pennsylvania, United States

Obituary of Joseph Jerome Maddage

Joseph Jerome Maddage, 18, of Carbondale, PA, died Friday night, September 21, 2018 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident in Scott Township, PA.

Born January 27, 2000 in Scranton, PA, he is the son of Francis J. Maddage, Jr. and Gloria Barney Maddage of Carbondale.

Joe was a 2018 graduate of Carbondale Area High School and was enrolled in the spring 2019 semester at Keystone College. While attending Carbondale, he had been a member of the varsity football team. He was employed at McDonald's in Eynon, PA, where he was a highly respected and dedicated manager. Joe enjoyed volunteering his time for many causes, especially, Toys for Tots and food drives. He loved football as well as, fishing and gaming

Joe was an exceptional young man who was everyone's shoulder to lean on. He was always the first in line to help out his friends and his community. He was always for the underdog, and was loved and appreciated by all.

The family would like to thank the Carbondale Area School District, Scott Township Police Department, the Morrison and Calandi families, and all friends and family from the Carbondale community for their support and generosity during this time of difficulty.

He is survived by one sister: Frances Jacklyn Maddage and companion Cody Malaker; one brother: Elliott Nicholas Frederick Maddage, all of Carbondale, PA; great grandmother: Norma Rickert of Honesdale, PA; godparents: Joseph "Papa Joe" Maddage and Harlene "Mama B" Maddage; his close friend whom he considered a brother: Christian Jesus Ortiz of Carbondale, PA; numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.

He was also preceded in death by a brother: Francis Jerome Maddage, III.

The funeral was held Friday, September 28, 2018 at 10:15 a.m. from the Carmine J. & Louis C. Parise Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 89 Farview Street, Carbondale, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. in St. Rose of Lima Church, 6 North Church Street, Carbondale, celebrated by Rev. James Price, C.P., pastor. Interment, Our Mother of Sorrows Cemetery, Greenfield Township, PA.

Pallbearers: Elliott Maddage, Dolan Maddage, Christ Ortiz, Joseph Rinaldi, Ryan Phillips, Vincent Gigliotti, Chance Olsewski, Robert Sona, Sebastian Nolan and Wilson Rodriguez.

Honor guard provided by Carbondale Area High School football team.

Friends called Thursday, September 27, 2018 from 4-8 p.m.

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