Catherine F. Matthews

Published 8:13 pm Saturday, December 16, 2017

Catherine F. Matthews, 78, of Suffolk, passed away on Dec. 9, 2017. A native of Philadelphia, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Charles Leroy Ford and Catherine Virginia Truitt. She is predeceased by her husband, Robert James Matthews, and daughter, Cynthia Matthews.

She was a devoted wife, mother, friend and angel. She was deeply involved with the Suffolk Family YMCA and Sassy Sisters Group!

Catherine is survived by her sons and their wives: Robert and Anna Matthews, Ronald and Margaret Matthews and Richard and April Matthews; grandchildren: Billy, Patrick, Ronnie, Ryan, Chrissie, Kimmie and Jenna; great-grandchildren: Josalyn, Brecklyn, Beckett, Abby, Alexis, Kylie, Lily, Xzavier, Sofia and Chloe; and many nieces, nephews and loved ones!

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Catherine’s funeral will be private. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in her name to the Suffolk Family YMCA. Post condolences onĀ