MAYVILLE - Gordon H. Mattson, 75, of 20 Valley St., Mayville died Saturday (April 20, 2013) at his home.
He was born Aug. 10, 1937 in Jamestown, the son of the late Merlin and Florence Bergman Mattson.
Gordy had worked at Ostrander's Saw Mill in Frewsburg for 40 years. He enjoyed watching birds, wood working and horses. He loved his family.
Gordon H. Mattson
He is survived by his wife, Betty Elbert Mattson; one daughter, Betty J. Hicks of Jamestown; three sons, William H. (Debra) Mattson of Frewsburg, Tom Mattson of Jamestown and Tim Mattson of Falconer; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; one sister, Judy Nary of Jamestown; and one brother, Norman Mattson of Mayville.
He was preceded in death by five sisters, his twin Helen, Barbara, Sonja, Janice and Georgia; and two brothers, Roy and Merlin, Jr.
The funeral service was held at 2 p.m., Wednesday, April 24 in the Freay Funeral Home, Mayville. Rev. Cathy Smith, Hospice Chaplain, officiated. Burial was in the Chautauqua Cemetery.