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“Cousins- Nancy, Susan, Frankie,-from what strong roots you have grown!!When you offer a kind word, it will come from your mother's mouth. When you...Read More »
1 of 15 | Posted by: - Louisville, KY

“I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your loved one. May the hope of everlasting life sustain and comfort you during this difficult time. (John 17:3) ”
2 of 15 | Posted by: Carla

“Dear Nancy,Frankie and Susan,I feel for you all at hearing the passing of your mother. She was a wonderful and beautiful person. I'll always remember...Read More »
3 of 15 | Posted by: Bill Duffy - Lexington, KY

“Nancy, Frankie, and Susan,I am so sorry for your loss. Aunt Florence was a very special lady. I remember her as gentle, soft spoken, and smiling. ...Read More »
4 of 15 | Posted by: Tim Duffy - Colorado Springs, CO

“Dear Nancy, Susan and Frankie-I am so sorry to hear of your loss. I don't know many of you over there, but love you all still. Our family is loving...Read More »
5 of 15 | Posted by: Shannon Woodson - San Bruno, CA

“Nancy, Frank, and Susan, Sorry about your loss. Your mother was a kind, gracious, and beautiful lady. ”
6 of 15 | Posted by: Mike Duffy - Lexington, KY

“Dear Nancy, Susan & Frank, We were so very sorry to hear of your Mother's passing. Aunt Florence was loved by all the Duffy Family. We have fond...Read More »
7 of 15 | Posted by: Elizabeth Barnes - Alamogordo, NM

“Dear Nancy,Frank,SusanRemembering your wonderful mom with fondness!So sorry for your loss.I know your memories and the excellent photographic...Read More »
8 of 15 | Posted by: Ruth Feagan - Newburgh, IN

“Among my first memories of Aunt Florence was walking with her to a grocery store in Atlanta, when she came to Georgia to help in the Ed Duffy family...Read More »
9 of 15 | Posted by: Bob Duffy - Prospect, KY - Family

“We are so sorry to hear about Aunt Florence's passing. She was a kind and loving aunt with a gentle spirit and a sweet smile. We pray that your...Read More »
10 of 15 | Posted by: Rebecca Holder - Newburgh, IN

“Florence was a beautiful, warm, caring lady revered by all who knew her. Her gift of love to my family will always be something I treasure.My...Read More »
11 of 15 | Posted by: David Trent - Wilmington, NC

“Susan, My sincere condolences to your family. May your memories bring you comfort in the days and weeks ahead. My deepest sympathy to you all. ”
12 of 15 | Posted by: Don - Saco, ME

“Aunt Florence is a dear, kind soul who was a blessing to everyone. Nancy, Frank, and Susan, God bless and keep you all. Love, Neal and Aunt Jo Anne. ”
13 of 15 | Posted by: Neal Cornett - Owensboro, KY

“Dear Nancy, Susan and Frank, I am so sorry to hear of your mother's passing. She really made quite an impression on me as a child because she was...Read More »
14 of 15 | Posted by: Susan O'Brien - Oakwood, OH

“Dear Frank, Catherine, Bridget, Helen and other members of the Mathias family: So sorry to hear of your mother's passing. May loving memories...Read More »
15 of 15 | Posted by: Jim Curley - Ship Bottom, NJ


FLORENCE D. MATHIAS (nee Duffy) age 86, beloved wife of the late Frank F. Mathias; loving mother of Nancy Sullivan (Patrick), Frank F. Mathias Jr. (Catherine) and Susan Mathias (Ken Gross) of Freeport, Maine; dearest grandma of Kenneth, Elisabeth, Susan, John and Thomas Sullivan; Bridget and Helen Mathias; sister of Paul, Joanne Cornett, Lawrence and the late Bridget Rigdon, Thomas, Margaret Cosko, Lucy Leaming, Edward and Virginia Talbott; aunt and great aunt of many. Florence was a resident of Dayton for many years, moving to Rocky River in 2012. She was a nurse for over 30 years. Passed away, Friday, October 14, 2016. Funeral Mass, St. Christopher Church (20141 Detroit Rd., Rocky River), Tuesday, October 18th at 11:00 am. Interment Holy Trinity Cemetery. Friends may call at the Gathering Area of St. Christopher TUESDAY MORNING FROM 10:00 am until time of Mass at 11:00 am. Family suggests memorial contributions to Catholic Relief Services, P.O. Box 17090, Baltimore, MD 21297-0303.