Veronica A. (Danko) Mathewson

October 6, 1938 ~ May 29, 2019 (age 80)


Veronica A. (Danko) Mathewson, 80, of Hope Valley, peacefully passed away on Wednesday, May 29, 2019. She was pre-deceased by her husband, William S. Mathewson in 2015. Mrs. Mathewson was born in New York, NY on October 6, 1938, the daughter of the late George and Olga (Dremuk) Danko. Veronica was a secretary at Wheeler High School in North Stonington for 46 years before retiring in 2011. She was an avid bowler on the Thursday night bowling league in Westerly. She is survived by her children, Melody A. Melia of North Stonington, CT, Dawne M. Kennedy of Bradford, RI, and Mark H. Massey of Voluntown, CT. Veronica also leaves behind her sister Christina Streeper of Maryland and she was predeceased by her sister Dorothea Doty. She is also survived by nine grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren.

A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at 10:00 am at Rushlow-Iacoi Funeral Home & Crematory, 64 Friendship Street, Westerly, RI. Burial will take place at St. Joseph’s Cemetery, West Greenwich, RI. Calling hours will take place at the funeral home on Monday from 5-8 pm. 

Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Association. 

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June 3, 2019

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Rushlow Iacoi Funeral Home and Crematory
64 Friendship Street
Westerly, RI 02891

Funeral Service
June 4, 2019

10:00 AM
Rushlow Iacoi Funeral Home and Crematory
64 Friendship Street
Westerly, RI 02891

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