Craig L. Mattoli GUANGZHOU, CHINA Craig L. Mattoli, formerly of Lebanon, died on Tuesday, January 22, 2013, in Guangzhou, China. He was the husband of Ayu Chen Mattoli. Born in Lebanon, on October 14, 1952, he was the son of the late Alfred R. and Betty D. Mattoli. He was a 1970 graduate of Lebanon High School, a 1975 graduate of Penn State University, a 1998 graduate of Duke University, and a 1980 graduate of New York University. Craig worked as a Wall Street executive in the 1980's. He had a passion for art and antiques, and created a nationally renowned art inn in Bucks County in the early 1990's. His passion for art and travel led him to China in the early 2000's, where he most recently taught finance and economics at a local university, and traded in modern Chinese art through his gallery, Leona Craig Art. In addition to his wife, he is survived by a son, Leonardo Ming Mattoli of China; two sisters, Nancy L. Shay of Annville and Cheryl L., wife of Kenneth Poorman of Annville; six nieces and nephews; nine great-nieces and nephews; and five great-great-nieces and nephews. A memorial for Craig will be held at the convenience of the family.
Published in Lebanon Daily News on Jan. 25, 2013