Violet B. “Auntie Vi” Madsen, 90, a lifelong resident of Brookfield, died on Aug. 9, 2016 at Amita LaGrange Hospital. 

Until 1985, Ms. Madsen worked as a hostess at the Riverside Golf Club and the Cypress Restaurant in Hinsdale. She later worked as a security officer at Loyola University Medical center, retiring from that job in 1990. She also enjoyed playing bingo and games of chance.  

Ms. Madsen is survived by her sons, Carl J. (Toby Bill) and Allan A. Madsen, and her nieces and nephews. Private services have been held. Interment was at Mt. Auburn Cemetery in Stickney.  

Johnson Funeral Home, Brookfield, handled arrangements.