Mary Carolyne (Williams) Matthews

Service Scheduled for: Saturday, May. 14 3:00 PM
Died: Apr. 30, 2022
Mary Carolyne (Williams) Matthews, 83, of Frederick, wife of John S. Matthews, passed away peacefully on Saturday April 30, 2022 at her residence surrounded by members of her family.

Born in Fayette City, PA, she was a daughter of the late James Williams and the late Mary (Rodgers) Williams.

Mary was a loving mother, wife and homemaker most of her life, and also worked as a Telephone Operator for Bell Telephone. Later in her life, she was an assistant manager with Care & Share in Souderton, and had the gift of bringing joy to all she knew.

She was a member of Frederick Mennonite Church. Mary was a member of the Boyertown Music League, and was an avid Dancer. Her love of dance and music was a core part of her life as all who knew and loved her will attest. She would always sing and dance when life offered her the chance.

Surviving beside her husband are three sons, Michael and his wife Dawn Matthews, Victor Matthews, Godfre and his wife DeAnn Matthews; four daughters, Carol wife of Jaime Montalvo, Jeanette wife of Jim Diamond, Esther wife of Steve Mead, Marilyn wife of Jeremy Lathrop; a sister, Diana wife of Jeff Bannister; twenty grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren. She was predeceased by two brothers, James and George Williams; and two sisters, Phoebe Martinko, Amy Olsen.

A memorial service will be held 3:00 P.M. on Saturday May 14, 2022 at Frederick Mennonite Church, 526 Colonial Rd., Frederick. Officiating will be Pastor Grant Price. Burial will be private.

Contributions may be made in her memory to Frederick Mennonite Church, 526 Colonial Rd., Frederick, PA 19435.

Arrangements are by the Schumacher & Benner Funeral Home & Crematory, at 359 King St. in Pottstown, PA.

The services will start at the Frederick Mennonite Church

This obituary was published in the following newspapers:

The Mercury