Mr. Royce C. Mader, Jr., 81, of Lebanon, passed away on Monday, Jan. 25, 2021, at the WellSpan Good Samaritan Hospital.

He was born on Tuesday, Dec. 12, 1939, to the late Royce C. Mader, Sr. and Pauline Mader nee Heverling in Lebanon, PA. He worked as a factory worker at Hershey Foods. Royce enjoyed coloring. He was preceded in death by his wife, Joanne Mader nee Charles, whom he cherished.

Surviving is three children, Deanne C. Sholly, spouse of William, Royce C. Mader, III, and his companion, Sharon, and Leslie A. Hewitt, and spouse, Luke, five grandchildren, Justin M. Leedy, Royce Mader, IV, Gage Mader, Chase Mader, and Vance Mader, great-grandchild, Amelia Leedy, three brothers, David Mader, Jonathan Mader, and Paul Mader, and sister, Penelope Dodson.

Services will be at the convenience of the family.

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