Robert W. Mathews, born September 15, 1920 in Homer, Louisiana, passed away August 8, 2002 at home in Rocklin, California. Loving husband of Ione. Loving father of Bobbette Mathews of Rocklin, and Betty (Ward) Jacobson of Salem, Oregon. Loving grandfather of Roger Mears and family, Rick Jacobson and family, Cindy Adkins and family, and Theresa Caldwell and family. Loving great-grandfather of 11. Past President of Marine Raider Association. Mr. Mathews served in World War II and Korea, receiving numerous military medals including two Silver Stars. Also, he was a member of the Masonic Lodge.
Family and friends are invited to attend Funeral Services with Military honors, Wednesday, August 14, 2002 at 2:00 p.m. at Chapel of the Valley, 8391 Auburn Blvd., Citrus Heights, CA. Graveside services will be held Friday, August 16, 2002 at 10:00 a.m. in Greenlawn Cemetery in Bakersfield, California.