Madelyn C (Podrosky) Grill

January 1, 1926 ~ August 26, 2021 (age 95)


Madelyn C. Grill, 95, passed away August 26, 2021.  Born in 1926, she lived most of her life in Akron.

Madelyn retired as a hostess at Tangiers Restaurant after 25 years. She was a graduate of East High School and a member of Our Lady of Victory Church. After retiring, she became an avid painter and excellent artist.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard; parents, Michael and Mary Podrosky; daughters, Gloria Hull, Jo-Nell Martin; daughter in law, Sylvia Grill; brothers, John, Michael Podrasky; sisters, Helen Durgala, Wilma Watts, Mary Katherine Schafer.

Madelyn is survived by her sons, Richard B. (Jan) Grill and Thomas P. Grill ; daughters, Linda Brown, son in law, John Martin; grandchildren, John Martin, Erik (Daneen) Martin, Kelly (Brian) Cooper, Jamie (Heather) Grill; and six great grandchildren.

Visitation will be 10:00 until 12:00 p.m. Tuesday, August 31, 2021 at the Donovan Funeral Home, 17 Southwest Ave. (On the Historic Tallmadge Circle).

Mass of Christian Burial will follow the visitation at 12:30 p.m. at Our Lady of Victory Church, 73 North Ave., Tallmadge with Rev. Michael Matusz officiating. The Funeral Mass will be livestreamed on Our Lady of Victory's Facebook page: Those who are unvaccinated or at risk are asked to please consider continuing to wear a face covering while in Church.

Interment will be at Tallmadge Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Our Lady of Victory Church.

A special thanks to Summa Hospice for their gentle loving care of our mother.

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August 31, 2021

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Donovan Funeral Home - Tallmadge
17 Southwest Ave.
Tallmadge, OH 44278

Mass of Christian Burial
August 31, 2021

12:30 PM
Our Lady Of Victory
73 North Ave.
Tallmadge, OH 44278


Our Lady of Victory Church
73 North Avenue, Tallmadge OH 44278

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