Verna R. Madison (nee Brand), formerly of the Port Richmond and Kensington sections of Philadelphia, passed away on June 25, 2022, at age 93. Loving mother of Mark (Janine), Lynn, and Susan; grandson Graham; and loving friend of Marie and Lorraine. Memorial service on Saturday, July 9 at 1:00 pm at her church, Open Door Ministries, Kensington Assembly of God, 3375 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia 19134. Please wear a mask. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Open Door Ministries, which does good work in the neighborhood.