Fredd O. Mathewson(1938 - 2014)

Fredd O. Mathewson

AGE: 75 • Millville

Fredd Mathewson, 75, of Millville, DE., born August 5, 1938, passed away early Wednesday morning January 29th at Beebe Medical Center in Lewes, DE.

After retiring from DuPont, Fredd split his time between Delaware and Florida. While in Delaware he served as a member of the Millville Volunteer Fire Company for over 18 years. While serving as a firefighter, ambulance driver, and fire police he received numerous awards for his outstanding service including Top Responder.

Fredd is survived by his wife Judith of 56 years, his two children Mark Mathewson and Robin Weber (Don), his six grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren.

A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, February 5, 2014 at 11:00 am at the Chapel of Melson Funeral Services, 38040 Muddy Neck Rd, Ocean View, DE where friends may call after 10:00 am. Interment will follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery in Dagsboro. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Millville Volunteer Fire Co., P.O. Box 64, Millville, DE 19970. Online condolences may be sent by visiting

Funeral Home

Ocean View Chapel - Ocean View
38040 Muddy Neck Road  Ocean View, DE 19970

Published in The News Journal on Feb. 2, 2014