December 11, 1951 - September 7, 2018
Elmira, New York
September 7, 2018
December 11, 1951
Manhattan, New York
Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at 12:00 PM at Blauvelt Funeral Home, 625 Broad Street, Waverly, New York
Tuesday, September 11, 2018 from 10 to 12 at Blauvelt Funeral Home, 625 Broad Street, Waverly, New York
East Canton Cemetery, Canton, Pennsylvania
Mary Jane Mathews, 66, of Sayre, PA passed away on Friday, September 7, 2018 at home with her loving family by her side in Elmira, NY.
She was predeceased by her parents, William and Mary O’Keefe Savercool; son, Jess Savercool; granddaughter, Madison Mathews; sister, Carolyn Greene; and brother, James Savercool.
Mary Jane is survived by her loving husband of almost 47 years, Richard Mathews; her children, Richard (Maureen) Mathews of Sayre, Andrew (Misti Jackson) Mathews of Monroeton, Maryann Engle of Elmira, Jason (Melinda) Mathews of Athens, Bill (Lisa) Mathews of Canton, PA, Chris (Sandy) Pruyne of Leraysville, PA; 35 grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; best friend, Peggy Reynolds; sisters and brothers, William and Shirley Savercool of Waverly, Penny Youngs of Milltown, Kathryn (Richard) Kithcart Sayre, Tom (Patty) Savercool of Sayre, Pat (Dodi) Savercool of Towanda, Don (Mary) Savercool of Towanda, Margaret (Mike) Savercool of Waverly, Maureen (Chuck) Comstock of Milltown; along with several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Mary Jane loved her children, grandchildren, brothers and sisters, loved to play cards, take walks, take care of others and babysit. Her love of others led to her to her career as a CNA at CareGivers America in Sayre and her babysitting. She volunteered for many years at the Salvation Army in Sayre.
A time of calling will be on Tuesday, September 11, 2018 from 10 to 12 at Blauvelt Funeral Home, 625 Broad Street, Waverly, NY. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at 12:00 PM with Deacon Mike Donovan officiating at Blauvelt Funeral Home, 625 Broad Street, Waverly, NY and burial to follow in East Canton Cemetery, Canton, PA. Those wishing to send a message of sympathy to Mary Jane’s family may visit our Facebook page or by sending a private message of sympathy in “Obituaries” at www.blauveltfuneralhome.com