Funeral services for Jerry L. Matthews, age 70, of Pleasantville will be held on Tuesday at Mason Funeral Home at 10:30 a.m. Burial will follow in the Pleasantville Cemetery.
Jerry passed away on Thursday at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines. Survivors include his wife, Carolin; children, Jim (Sallie) Matthews of Granada Hills, CA, Sandra (Michael) Stein of Pasadena, CA; step-children, Judy (Randy) Brisel of Newton, Jim (Bobbi) Williams of Greenfield, Janet (Bill) Kloewer of Johnston; 11 grandchildren, 1 great grandchild; mother, Bessie Matthews and sister, Judy (Raymond) Lipsey all of Mexia, TX along with other relatives and many friends.
Visitation will begin after 10:30 a.m. on Monday at the funeral home with the family receiving friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
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