Funeral services will be 12 Noon on Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at the Roseberry’s Funeral Home in Friendship, Wisconsin. Rev. Michael Amberg will officiate. Interment will be at the New Chester Cemetery, Town of New Chester, Adams County, Wisconsin.
Friends may call at Roseberry’s Funeral Home on Wednesday from 10 a.m. until the time of service.
Michael was born July 11, 1946 in Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin to Lloyd Raymond and Virginia Mae (Kubza) Mathewson. He married Paulett K. Haddox on August 18, 1971 in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. He worked as machinist in the airline industry.
Michael enjoyed to fish, hunt, playing his guitar, singing, coaching football, photography, ham radio operator, and creating DVD home videos of his family.
Michael was preceded in death by parents, Lloyd R. and Virginia Mathewson; son, Clayton D. White; brother-in-law, Robert Garrett; nephew, John Garrett; grandchildren, Alyssia Czarnecki, Christopher Mathewson, Sebastian Mathewson, and Tyler Mathewson.
Wife: Paulett Mathewson of Oxford, Wisconsin
Daughter: Janice L. White of Phoenix, AZ
Son: Patrick E. White of Mineral Point, Wisconsin
Son: Michael A. Mathewson Jr. of Friendship, Wisconsin
Daughter: DeeAnn R. (Trent) Roerick of Wautoma, Wisconsin
Aunt: Adeline Bryan of Santa Ana, California
Sister: Linda M. Garrett of Sebree, Kentucky
Brother: Mark R. Mathewson of Portage, Wisconsin
Sister: Susan J. (Robert) Eckles of Henderson, Kentucky
Sister: Shelly J. (John) DeGeralomo of California
12 Grandchildren and 6 Great-Grandchildren
Further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives, and his dogs: Jimmie Dickens and Baby Girl.