Melville John Wayne Madigan passed away suddenly with family by his side, at Health Sciences North, Sudbury, on Sunday, April 16th, 2023. Age 72 years.

Beloved husband of the late Linda. Loving Dad of Terri Lynn and her husband Dave Gibson; Michelle Madigan and her partner Josh Ranney, and Michael and his wife Krystle. Loving Grandpa of Brandon, Brookelyn, Kierra, Teighan, Ryne, Marleigh, Emmett, Hudson, and Myles. Fondly remembered by his step-father Daril Baxter, and by his nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends. Wayne will be missed by his good friend and card partner, Donna Thomson.

Resting in the Logan Funeral Home, 81 James Street, Parry Sound (746-5855), where the family will receive visitors on Friday, April 21st from 10:00 – 11:00 A.M.

A Celebration of Wayne’s Life and Eulogies will take place in the Logan Memorial Chapel on Friday, April 21st, at 11:00 A.M. Reception to follow.

Interment Fairholme Cemetery.

As expressions of sympathy, donations to the McKellar Firefighters Association (not a registered charity - donations by cheque only please), or the charity of your choice would be appreciated.


My heart is broken. My thoughts are with all of his beloved family. Prayers and hugs. Jeannie and Greg Denise


My condolence to family. Will be Missed from car club. We also worked together at P. S. Fuels.

-Jerry Hollannd

So sorry to have heard this sad news. I hope he has a good long chat with those that have left before him. Going to miss seeing him drive by with that big wave of his. Take care of each other.

-Kimmy Lavigne-Ten Hoeve

Terri Lynn and Michelle, we are thinking of you and your families at this difficult time. Sending much love and hugs.

-Scott and Cheryl Bissonette

Michelle & Family
Rob and I are saddened to hear about your Dad. He will always be remembered as a kind, caring man by many.
May the memories of your Dad and knowing that he is with your Mom give you peace and comfort.
Rob & Kelly Moore

-Kelly & Rob

We are so sorry to hear of Wayne’s passing. Condolences to all of you.

-Bill & Judy Quinn

So sorry to hear of Wayne’s passing, our sincere condolences to the family .

-Bev & Tony Hawkrigg

I am so sorry for the loss of your dad. He was a great guy, very funny and close to my dad Alfred Remy. He will be missed for sure by his family and friends.

-Joanne Mullett (Remy)

I am so sorry to all the family. My thoughts are there with you.

-Roxann Armstrong

Please except our sincerest condolences. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family at this time.

-Denis and Linda Filion

We are so sorry for your loss and send heartfelt condolences to family and friends.

-Joyce & Peter Hopkins

My Deepest Sympathies to all the family

-Bob Tilson

Jody, myself and our family are so sorry to hear of Wayne's passing. For the past 11 years, he has been like a family member to us. From moving the cottage, to our weekly Sunday visits and our history lessons about the area, he has been the best friend one could ever ask for. Although we no longer live in the area, we would still chat regularly and catch up. We will miss him greatly and he will live on in our hearts and memories.

-Mark and Jody Embury

Our sincerest condolences to the family. Wayne will be missed by so many. God Bless.

-John and Sue Green

I’m very sorry for your loss Michelle. Condolences to you and your family.

-Jonnie Tuson

My thoughts and prayers are with you all during this most difficult time. Take comfort in the memories you share.

-Valerie Shaw

To the Madigan Family,
Our Deepest Sympathy in the Loss of your Dad, Grandfather, Uncle. You will be in our thoughts and hearts as you say your final Goodbye. Our regrets are we didn't get the chance to get to know him better after our first meeting.
Dan and Vicki Bragg

-Dan and Vicki Bragg

We're very sorry to hear of Wayne's passing. We spent many hours listening to his many stories of growing up in McKellar. Wayne educated us on Grey Owl Lake came to be, and the logging. As friends of his, we will truly miss him. Our deepest sympathy goes out to his family; and all that knew him. May he rest peacefully...

-Rick and Micki Cole

So sad to hear of Wayne’s passing, he was a lovely fella, was one of the first guys we met when we came to Canada, as he delivered our fuel at the gas station. All our thoughts and wishes go to his family and many friends.

-Duckrock resort

Broken hearted to hear this Terri Lynn, Michelle & Mike. My deepest sympathies to your family. I will miss him greatly always had a good laugh talking with him and big smiles he really was the best.

-Wendy Cunningham

Condolences to the Madigan Family at this time. A loss to the farming community as well. Rest in Peace.

-Peter Loch

So sorry for your loss. My condolences to all the family and friends.

-Marilyn Hurd

Our sincerest condolences to all of Wayne’s family. Such a wonderful man. One of the first people we met when we moved into the area. We will miss his visits and smiles.

-Alan & Cinzia Gallina

Our heartfelt condolences to the Madigan family. Wayne was at Parry Sound Fuels in 1999 when I came to work there for the first time. He worked so hard and never complained. I will surely missing seeing him around the office. He always came to visit even though he retired a long time ago. He will be missed!

-James & Sheri Cox

Robert & I send our sincere condolences to you and your family, may your dad R.I.P!! Xo

-Faye & Robert Bradt

Our thoughts and prayers are with the family at this sad time.

-James / Marg Milne

Our condolences to the family, we knew Wayne for many years, he will greatly missed by those who knew him.

-Terry & Ruth Little

Michelle, Terry Lynn and family. Our sincere condolences. Thinking of you at this difficult time.
Jodi & Barry Laking


So sorry to hear of Wayne's passing. My condolences to Michelle, Terri Lynn and their families.

-Elsie Gardner

My deepest sympathies Terri Lynn & family. Sending you a huge hug Terri Lynn & keeping you in my prayers.

-Jennifer Fry

So sorry for your loss. Thinking of you at this very difficult time. Take care

-Dawn Leppert

Our deepest condolences to the Madigan family. Wayne was a wonderful neighbour that helped us on many occasions. He will be missed by many.
RIP Wayne.
Karen and Bernie Schubert

-Karen and Bernie Schubert

Wayne’s friendship over the years was very appreciated. He had such strong family values. We shared so many stories at the kitchen table and I can’t remember one that did not involve family. Thank you for sharing your father with me Terri Lynn, Michelle and Michael. He will be missed by many.

-Trevor Huff

Michelle and family, our sincere condolences to you and your family during these sad times. We hope you all find comfort knowing he's with you in your hearts.
Sincerely, The Snow Family.

-Samantha Snow

We are deeply saddened to hear of Wayne's passing and extend our sympathies to the Madigan family and everyone who knew him. Those who knew Wayne (you can see his reach was far) will tell you the same. He was a friendly smile and helpful man who was a constant in our lovely neck of the woods. He will be greatly missed.

-Don and Rebecca Gallagher

Sincere condolences to family and friends...sending prayers and warmth at this difficult time...Peace!

-Lisa Gregory

Condolences to the family of Wayne Madigan. He was a great man! May he Rest in Peace 🙏

Rob & Gay

-Gay Tilson

Our condolence to the family. Wayne will be missed.

-Jack and Carol Bernard