Lillian Mathews


(nee Compel), 98 years, a longtime resident of Paramus, passed away on Monday, February 25, 2019. Before retiring, Lillian worked for Stern Brothers in Paramus as a Salesperson. She was a parishioner of Our Lady of the Visitation R.C. Church in Paramus where she was a member of the Rosary Society and a Eucharistic Minister.

Cherished wife of the late John Francis Mathews. Beloved mother of John J. Mathews and his wife Amy of Oakland. Dear sister of Theodore Compel, William Compel and Edward Compel. She is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.

Family will receive friends on Friday, March 1, 2019 from 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm & 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm at the Vander Plaat Memorial Home, 113 South Farview Avenue, Paramus. Funeral Service will be held at 9:30 am on Saturday, March 2, 2019 at the Vander Plaat Memorial Home, followed by a 10:00 am Funeral Mass at Our Lady of the Visitation R.C. Church, 234 North Farview Avenue, Paramus. Interment George Washington Memorial Park, Paramus.

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Posted by Vicky and Bill Lowe on March 1, 2019 5:00 PM x

Our condolences to you for your loss. There is nothing like a mother’s love.

Posted by Doris Corea on March 1, 2019 1:59 AM x

My condolences to you and your family, John & Amy. Your mother is with God now. She will R.I.P. forever. My prayers are with you.

Posted by Mary karr on February 28, 2019 10:12 AM x

May your beautiful Mom's spirit fly free with all the grace and love she had in life to spread among the angels.


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