Friday, 30 October 2009 00:00
Milton L. Mathews, 91, of Mt. Airy, formerly of Great Neck, died on Oct. 25, 2009. He was the widower of the late Gloria O’Neill Mathews who died in 1998. Born May 7, 1918 in New York, he was the son of the late William and Germane Longhurst Mathews.
Mr. Mathews served his country in the United States Army Air Corps during WWII. He was a member of the first graduating class of Queens College of Queens, NY. During his working career, Mr. Mathews was a primary school teacher for over 35 years at the Lakeville Elementary School in Long Island. He, along with his late wife, moved to Maryland in 1998. They were former members of Saint John the Evangelist RC Church and currently Mr. Mathews was a member of Saint Ignatius of Loyola Catholic Church of Urbana.