Obituaries

Margaret H. Matthews 1919 - 2008 Bonner Springs

Funeral Mass for Margaret H. Matthews, 89, of Bonner Springs, will be at 11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 3, at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, 94th Street and State Avenue, Kansas City, Kan., with entombment to follow in the Mt. Calvary Mausoleum, 38th Street and State Avenue, in Kansas City, Kan.
Mrs. Matthews died Tuesday Sept. 30, 2008, at Brighton Gardens of Prairie Village.
She was born April 30, 1919, in Cooper County, Mo.
Mrs. Matthews was a loyal member of St. Patrick’s Catholic Church.
Her husband of 65 years, John W. Matthews Jr., died in 2001. A daughter, Margaret Ilene Matthews, and a great-grandson also died earlier.
Survivors include two sons, John E. Matthews, Kansas City, Kan., and David W. Matthews, Shawnee; a daughter, Alice Fehrenbach Chandler, Ariz.; a sister, Francis Marie Perrin, Independence, Mo.; four grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-granddaughter.
Visitation will be from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Friday prior to the service also at the church, with the Rosary being recited at 10:30 a.m.
The family suggests memorials to St. Patrick’s Catholic Church.
Arr.: Alden-Harrington Funeral Home.