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Serena D. "Dolly" Matteson

June 28, 1923 August 16, 2019
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Serena D. “Dolly” Matteson, age 96, of Council Bluffs, passed away on Friday, August 16, 2019 at Midlands Living Center.

Dolly was born on June 28, 1923 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania to the late Paul and Rose (Mohler) Plasterer. She served her country in the US Navy during World War II. Dolly married William Matteson on June 30, 1944. She was a Member of Harmony Chapter 25 OES and Navy Mothers.

Dolly was preceded in death by her husband, William Matteson in 1993; brother; 2 sisters; son, Paul Matteson; granddaughter, Clarice Emick; great-grandson, Benjamin Emick.

Dolly is survived by son, Bill and Mara Matteson, of Council Bluffs; daughters, Rosemarie Matteson, of Lynn Haven, Florida, Joanna and Tom Gildersleeve, of Panama City, Florida, Barbara and Emmett Hohensee, of Killeen, Texas; 14 grandchildren; many great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
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1:00 PM 8/19/2019 1:00:00 PM
Maher Funeral Home

121 South 7th Street
Council Bluffs, IA 51501

Visitation with family one hour prior to the service.

Maher Funeral Home
121 South 7th Street Council Bluffs 51501 IA
United States

Cemetery Details


Cedar Lawn Cemetery Final Resting Place

1350 E. Pierce Street
Council Bluffs, IA 51503

1350 E. Pierce Street Council Bluffs 51503 IA
United States

Memorial Contribution

VFW Post #737

American Legion Rainbow Post #2


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