Mattson, Math H. (1885-1961)

Final rites will be held today, Thursday, at 2 p.m. in the Evangelical Free church of Newfolden for Math H. Mattson. Rev. Clifford Anderson will officiate, with interment in the Folden cemetery east of Newfolden. The Green Funeral home has charge of arrangements.

Mr. Mattson, a lifelong resident of the Newfolden community was born June 21, 1885, in New Folden township, and died suddenly Sunday afternoon, April 2, at his farm home at the age of 75. On January 24, 1914, he as united in marriage to Johanna Erickson, after which they continued to farm in New Folden twp. He retired from active farming in 1948. He was a member of the Evangelical Free church.

Surviving are his wife, Johanna; two daughters, Violet, Mrs. Hans Tjosans and Evelyn, Mrs. Walter Tjosans, both of Benson, Minn.; two sons, Melvin and Wallace, both of Newfolden; and 12 grandchildren.

Preceding him in death was one son, Lewis.

Transcribed by: Cheryl Srnsky