Mary E. Matthews, 75, passed away on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at the home of her daughter in
Piscataway, NJ. Mary was born in Paterson, NJ and raised in Onancock, Virginia by her parents
the late Geneva (Mallory) and George Beckett until she moved to New York in 1966. She has
been a resident of Plainfield for over 40 years since moving there in 1977.
In addition to spending her time raising and caring for her family, she worked as an insurance
claims adjuster for over 20 years with both Prudential Insurance of Iselin and Home Life
Insurance of Piscataway.
She is predeceased by her husband of over 30 years, David W. Matthews Sr. and two brothers,
James E. Mallory Jr. and Gerald M. Mallory.
Surviving are her son David, two daughters, Tracy and her husband Darren, Kristal and her
husband Sean; six grandchildren; sister Joan E. Parker and a host of loving nieces and nephews.
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