November 5, 2012
Mattingly, 98, of Franklin Street, and formerly of
Philadelphia, died Saturday, Nov. 3, at Mercy of Northern
New York where she had resided since July 17.
Born May 17, 1914, in Redwood, the daughter of Roy and
Eleanor De Large Eager, she attended Philadelphia High
She married Marvin E. “Matt” Mattingly on May 31, 1942,
in Watertown with Pastor Walter Wilmshurst officiating. Mr.
Mattingly died Sept. 13,1993.
She worked for three years at the family store, Matt’s
Convenience Store in Philadelphia and spent her time raising
her family and volunteering.
Mrs. Mattingly was a member of the Gospel Mission Fellowship
Church, Theresa, and faithfully served the Lord her entire
Survivors include five sons and four
daughters-in-law, John, William and Judy, James and Sandy
all of Theresa, Douglas and Vicki and Morris and Nancy, all
of Chaumont; 10 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; four
sisters, Irene Akbury, Mesa, Ariz.., Blanche LaLonde,
Watertown, Stella Labiendo, Lakeland, Fla., and Bertha
Two brothers, Raymond and George, and a sister,
Eleanor Borden, and a daughter-in-law, Linda Mattingly, all
died before her.
The funeral will be 3 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 7, at Frederick
Bros. Funeral Home, Theresa, with Rev. Kirk Gilchrist of the
New Life Christian Church, Watertown, officiating. Burial
will be at Redwood Cemetery.
A calling hour will be 2 to 3 p.m. prior to the
Condolences may be made
online at www.frederickbrosfuneralhome.com.
Information provided by Frederick
Bros. Funeral Home, Inc. and Newzjunky, Watertown, N.Y.