Lois Virginia Matthews
Lois Virginia Matthews, 91, of Corriganville, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019, at WVU Camden Clark Medical Center, Parkersburg, W.Va.
Born Sept. 29, 1927, in Greensburg, Pa., Mrs. Matthews was the daughter of the late Frank Edward Garlitz and Evelyn Jane (Daugherty) Garlitz. She was also preceded in death by her husband of 61 years, William F. Matthews, Feb. 10, 2008; a son, Jeffrey F. Matthews, Sept. 29, 2010; a brother, Joseph E. Garlitz; and a sister, Eleanor J. Stein.
A homemaker, Lois was a graduate of Allegany High School, Class of 1945. She was a member of Saint John's United Church of Christ. Lois was an avid bingo player.
Lois is survived by her son, William H. Matthews and wife, Vera, Parkersburg; and her brother, Donald Garlitz and wife, Audrey, Mechanicsburg, Pa. She also leaves behind her grandchildren, Renae Forsythe and husband, Grant, Grove City, Ohio; Scott Matthews and wife, Skyler, Hurricane, W.Va.; and Brett Matthews and wife, Jessica, Maidsville, W.Va.; and her great-grandchildren, Kate, Emily, and Charlotte.
Friends will be received at the Adams Family Funeral Home, P.A., 404 Decatur St., Cumberland (www.AdamsFamilyFuneralHome.com), on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019, from 5 to 8 p.m.
Funeral services will be conducted at the funeral home on Friday, Sept. 20, 2019, at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Dr. Tomislav Dosch officiating. The family will also receive friends one hour prior to the services.
Interment will be in Restlawn Memorial Gardens.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Saint John's United Church of Christ, 14715 Mullaney Ave., Mount Savage, MD 21545.
Published on September 14, 2019


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Rhonda Cooper
Sep 16, 2019
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