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Sister Madelyn Linnehan, born in Chicago, Illinois on February 12, 1925 to Margaret and William Linnehan, passed away Friday, September 26, 2008. She was a member of Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church. Madelyn entered the Humility of Mary Order in 1945 and taught grade school for the next 35 years. Sister Madelyn loved her students and is remembered and loved by many.

Madelyn spent the last 17 years of her life with her sister Marge Spellman in Hot Springs Village, Arkansas where they were known as the M&M Sisters.

Madelyn is preceded in death by her parents, and her brother John Linnehan.

She is survived by her sisters, Marge Spellman and Willie Dellefield and husband, Rich. She is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held Monday, September 29, 2008 at 5:00 P.M. with a Rosary to follow at Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church in Hot Springs Village.

Funeral Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 9:00 A.M. Tuesday, September 30, 2008 at Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church with Monsignor Bernard Malone officiating.

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