Alan Bernard Mador

Team Fundraising Goal: $2,000.00

Total Number of Gifts: 15
Total Value of Gifts: $1,007.01

Recent Donors

Martin and Ariana Mador

Karen and Curt Preston

Bob Thorson

Audrey and Alison Mador


Gary Mager

Linda Thorson and Kirsten Dodroe

Ken Berkun

David Bley and Jennifer Cargal

Janet Thorson-Mador

Full Donor List Opens new window.Full Donor List

Alan, born Jan. 31, 1953 in Washington, DC, died of depression in Seattle on April 30, 2013. His family and friends hope contributions to Mental Health America will help with proper diagnosis and treatment of depression.

Updated May 21, 2013: Alan's family and friends are grateful to those who have helped reach the goal of $1,000. We are increasing the goal to $2,000. DAR

Guest Book:

Janet Thorson-Mador on May 20, 2013 at 11:16:00 PM:
Today Audrey told me she is very concerned about bullying at school, and how it can make somebody depressed, and even make the person not want to live anymore. She wants to take action at her school about this, and wanted me to give her ideas about how to do it. I am so proud of her, and I know you are, too. We love you so much, and we will try to turn our family's grief into blessing for others who are struggling with depression. Please watch over us until we are together again. Your loving wife, Janet

David Bley on May 9, 2013 at 11:43:39 PM:
I shared wonderful times with Alan in college and beyond, and he was a kind and gentle man. I will remember both his music (that brought a smile to my face) and his struggle to make sense of this world.

Marsha Kirzner on May 8, 2013 at 10:29:31 AM:
It's hard to think of my kind gentle cousin suffering so much. I know something of the territory. Love to you Janet and my young cousins. Be in peace sweet soul.

Lori Trigsted McCann on May 7, 2013 at 4:52:14 PM:
Dear Janet,
What a lovely tribute to an obviously wonderful man! Reading about Alan's life gave me a sense that I would have very much enjoyed this very talented man. I am so sorry for your loss and will keep you and your girls in my thoughts and prayers.
Although I cannot attend Alan's services, I will be there in spirit and friendship. Hold your girls extra tight for they will bring you strength and comfort.

Dan Richman on May 6, 2013 at 11:07:10 AM
Rest in peace, Alan, my dear friend.

If you think this page contains objectionable content, please inform the system administrator.

500 Montgomery Street Suite 820,
Alexandria, VA 22314

Phone (703) 884.7722

Toll Free (800) 969.6642

Fax (703) 684.5968