Sean M. Madigan

August 1, 1963 ~ March 14, 2020 (age 56)


Ware - Sean M. Madigan, 56, of Ware, died on Saturday, March 14, 2020.


He leaves his mother, Patricia J. (McCarthy) Madigan of Ware; his father, Robert E. Madigan of Ware; two brothers, Brian P. Madigan and his partner Vicki Kolenda of NH, and Kevin B. Madigan and his partner Brenda Cleveland of Hardwick; his sister, Shannon Madigan of Warren, and his nieces and nephews, Emily, Brian B., Leigha, and Alicia Madigan.  


He was born in Ware, and was a lifelong resident.  Sean loved his town and contributed a great deal to his community.


Sean was always a leader.  He was All Western Mass in Football, Baseball and Basketball.  He was also a long-time member of the Ware Athletic Club in Ware.  Sean went on to join the Laborers Union, Local 596 of Holyoke.  He worked as a Union construction worker for 33 years on many high profile projects.


Sean was also a highly successful local businessman, owning the laundromats on both West Main Street and West Street.


He loved his family more than anything, spending time with them was the most important thing to him. Sean was known for his leadership, kindness and humor.  He will be greatly missed by all who knew him.


A private, by invitation only, Graveside Service for Sean will be held in the New St. William Cemetery. There are no calling hours.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Shriners Hospitals for Children, 516 Carew Street, Springfield, MA 01104 or by visiting


Charbonneau Funeral Home, 30 Pleasant St., in Ware is assisting his family with arrangements. 


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Private Graveside Service

New St. William Cemetery
Main Street
Ware, MA 01082


Shriners Hospitals for Children
516 Carew Street, Springfield MA 01104
Tel: 1-413-787-2000

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