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Mary Matthews

December 23, 1944 ~ February 11, 2020 (age 75)

Obituary

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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Services

Viewing
Tuesday
February 18, 2020

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
North Stelton A.M.E. Church
123 Craig Ave.
Piscataway, NJ 08854

Funeral Service
Tuesday
February 18, 2020

11:00 AM
North Stelton A.M.E. Church
123 Craig Ave.
Piscataway, NJ 08854

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