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 Richard Bruce Mathews

Richard Bruce Mathews

Birth
Scipio, Millard County, Utah, USA
Death 20 May 1935 (aged 66)
Scipio, Millard County, Utah, USA
Burial Scipio, Millard County, Utah, USA
Memorial ID 68424 · View Source
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Millard County Progress, 5/24/1935 Obituary: BRUCE MATHEWS DIES. Richard Bruce Mathews, 66, died of pneumonia Monday at the family home in Scipio. Mr. Mathews was born in Scipio March 21, 1869, a son of James and Mary Mathews.

Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Irene Robins Mathews; three sons, B. Reid Mathews, Salt Lake City; Burke and Morrell Mathews, Scipio; two daughters, Mrs. Norma Wasden, Scipio; Mrs. Fred Richards, Fillmore; two brothers; Alvin Mathews of Ashton, Idaho; Heber Mathews, Salina; and a sister, Mrs. Adelaide Peterson, Fillmore. Funeral services were conducted Wednesday, May 22 at 2 p.m. in the Scipio Ward church. The speakers were Vincent Hanseen, Bert L. Robins, President T. Clark Callister and Bishop Wells Robins. Vocal solos were rendered by Curtis Johnson, Mrs. Nana Monroe and Mrs. Lorraine Monroe. Two anthems were sung by the choir. The invocation was pronounced by Lewis Wasden and the benediction by Lars Jenson.

Those who went from Fillmore to attend the services included Mr. LaVoy Kimball, Mr. Daniel Stevens, Pres. and Mrs. T. Clark Callister, their son Grant and Mrs. Adelaide Peterson, Mrs. Wm. Baker, Mr. and Mrs. J.W. Swallow, Mr. and Mrs. Josh Rowley, Mr. Otis Walch. Mr. and Mrs. Will Starley, Mr. and Mrs. Dean F. Peterson, Mr. Noble Peterson and Mr. and Mrs. Wallace Holman of Delta were also at the services. There were also many others from out of town, whose names we did not learn.



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  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 68424
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Richard Bruce Mathews (21 Mar 1869–20 May 1935), Find A Grave Memorial no. 68424, citing Scipio Cemetery, Scipio, Millard County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Redriver (contributor 47269236) .