Class of 1952. Stanford Mathews. Seminary Vice President.
Roy, Utah -- Charles Stanford Mathews, age 66, passed away March 8, 2001. He was born July 13, 1934 in Antimony, Utah to Benjamin L. and Esther Black Mathews, the youngest of 11 children. He was a member of the LDS Church, serving in many positions. His passions in life were photography and watching BYU football games. Charles was a very kind and compassionate man who spent his life helping others. His greatest joys were his grandchildren. He was a teacher for 30 years with the Ogden School District.
Of Washington, DC, on September 2, 1988, beloved husband of the late Vanese Barker Mathews; father of Ilene Shelton, Gary A., Ruth, Thomas F., Lorin B., Dennis B. and Lydia Mathews, Ann Schmoldt, and Susan Landry; son of Esther Mathews; brother of Naomi Baker, Cella Cowley, LaRae Mathews, Pauline Hulet, and Dasil, Kay, Wendell, Paul, and Charles S. Mathews; also survived by 21 Grandchildren. Friends may call at Gasch’s Funeral Home, 4739 Baltimore Ave., Hyattsville, MD, from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday. Services at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, East-West Hwy.
Ellen LaRae Mathews died October 30, 2008. She was born January 31, 1926 in Minersville, Beaver County, Utah, to Benjamin Lynn and Esther Black Mathews. She was the sixth child of their eleven children. She graduated from Richfield High School and from Utah State University. She was an Elementary School Teacher. She is survived by three brothers and one sister, and all that loved and cared for her. Although she had no children of her own, she took many of us under her wing and raised us as her own. She was a very special lady who touched many hearts.
Naomi Mathews Baker, 73, passed away January 8, 1996.
Born April 9, 1922 in Manti, Utah to Benjamin Lynn and Esther Black Mathews.
Married Lee H. Baker Oct. 25, 1942 in Paris, Idaho; later solemnized in the
St. George LDS Temple on April 2, 1949.