Obituary: Charles Lavern Mader | VailDaily.com

Obituary: Charles Lavern Mader

Charles Lavern Mader

Charles Lavern Mader, of Honolulu, Hawaii, died on Saturday, Aug. 18, at the age of 88.

He was born Aug. 8, 1930, in Dewey, Oklahoma. He married Emma Jean Sinclair June 12, 1960, and they had one son, Charles L. Mader II. Charles Senior attended Oklahoma City University and other schools.

He became a staff member of Los Alamos in 1955, where he worked until his retirement in 1986. Charles and his wife, Emma Jean, spent their winters skiing here and summers in Hawaii.