CALCUTTA - Letty E. Mattern, 91, of Lisbon, Ohio passed away at the Vista Care Center in Lisbon on Saturday, June 29, 2013, after an extended illness.
She was born in Leetsdale, Pa. to the late Archibald C. and Jennie M. (Rine) Lang on Feb. 7, 1922. Mrs. Mattern moved to Lisbon in 1963 from East Liverpool where she had worked in several area potteries in East Liverpool, Chester, and Newell before retiring. She was a member of the Assembly of God Church in Lisbon, the Lisbon Senior Citizens and was a Tupperware dealer for 25 years.
Mrs. Mattern was married in 1941 to her husband, Edwin H. 'Whitey" Mattern who died on Sept. 3, 1995.
Survivors include one son, John A. Mattern Sr. of Columbiana; four daughters, Scherry Sine of Toronto, Ohio, Cindy Moser of Salem, Ohio, Loretta Mattern of Lisbon, Ohio and Phyllis French and her husband, Paul, of Lisbon; 12 grandchildren, 29 great-grandchildren and one great -great grandchild.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by one son, Edwin Mattern Jr.; two brothers, Roy and Archie Lang; two sisters, Helen Pike and Dorothy Jackson; and two sons-in-law, Bob Moser and Terry Sine.
Services will be held at the Calcutta Chapel of the Martin MacLean Altmeyer Funeral Homes at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, July 3, 2013 with Pastor Gregory Pennington of her church officiating. Burial will follow in the Columbiana Co. Memorial Park.
Family will be present to receive friends at the Calcutta funeral home on Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m.
Friends may view this obituary or send condolences on line at www.altmeyer.com.