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 Bertha E. <I>Miller</I> Mattson

Bertha E. Miller Mattson

Goldendale, Klickitat County, Washington, USA
Death 21 Nov 1938 (aged 59)
Centerville, Klickitat County, Washington, USA
Burial Goldendale, Klickitat County, Washington, USA
Memorial ID 15111828 · View Source
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Goldendale Sentinel, November 24, 1938

Funeral Rites Held For Mrs. Mattson, Klickitat Pioneer

Funeral services were held Wednesday for Mrs. Bertha E. Mattson, 59, who died at her home in Centerville Monday following a long illness. Mrs. Mattson, the daughter of William and Mary Miller, Klickitat pioneers was born on a farm on and a half miles east of Goldendale.

For more than 30 years Mrs. Mattson served as Centerville correspondent for the Goldendale Sentinel. During that time she worked for a brief period in The Sentinel office. Virtually her entire life was spent in Klickitat county.

She is survived by her husband, Zenas F. Mattson, one daughter, Mrs. C.E. Jackel; and one grandson, Robert T. Jackel, all of Centerville. Two sisters, Mrs. E.M. Ahola, of Camas, Wash., and Mrs. Burt Sears, of Toppenish, and several nephews and nieces also survive.

Mrs. Mattson was born March 15, 1879 and was married to Zenas Mattson on October 13, 1914. Since 1915 she has resided in Centerville. She was a member of the Centerville Church of Christ, and took an active part in the Sunday school, Ladies Aid and other departments of the church.

The funeral services were held from the Chapman chapel with Rev. V.T. Smith, pastor of the Church of Christ in Goldendale, conducting the rites. Burial was in the I.O.O.F. cemetery in Goldendale.

1920 US Census Record

Name: Bertha Mattson
Home in 1920: Centerville, Klickitat Co., Washington
Age: 40 years
Birthplace: Washington
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Spouse's name: Zenas
Father's Birth Place: New York
Mother's Birth Place: New York
Marital status: Married
Race: White
Sex: Female
Able to read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes
Image: 627

All Household Members: Name Age
Zenas Mattson 30
Bertha Mattson 40
Anita Barber 16

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Bertha E. Miller Mattson (15 Mar 1879–21 Nov 1938), Find A Grave Memorial no. 15111828, citing IOOF Mountain View Cemetery, Goldendale, Klickitat County, Washington, USA ; Maintained by Denise Riley (contributor 46912127) .