Etelka Mattison(1930 - 2014)

GENESEE, Pa. - Etelka Mattison, 83, of Hickox, Genesee, formerly of Ulysses, died Tuesday (March 18, 2014) in her home.
Born on May 10, 1930, in Galeton, Pa., she was a daughter of Lorenzo and Sarah Griffin Robinson. She was married to Raymond E. Mattison, who predeceased her Dec. 27, 1994.
Etelka was a homemaker and a lifelong area resident. She was employed by Galeton Production and Westinghouse.
Surviving are three children, Marge Lamphier of Mansfield, Edward Mattison of Mansfield and Roger Gordon (Freida) Mattison Sr. of Genesee; many grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; a grandson she raised, Gordon Nowakowski; two great- granddaughters, Trina Nowakowski and Cassandra Nowakowski; a sister, Helen Mastin of Ulysses; and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was predeceased by a daughter, Linda L. Button, on July 26, 2012.  
Friends may call from 2 to 3 p.m. today (March 23, 2014), at the Solid Rock Bible Church, Hickox, with funeral services following at 3 p.m. The Rev. Mel Ternes will officiate. Burial will be in South Branch Cemetery, Galeton. Arrangements are entrusted to the Olney Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ulysses.
Memorials may be made to Solid Rock Bible Church, 1735 Grover Hollow Road, Genesee, PA 16923. Online condolences may be expressed at

Funeral Home

Olney Funeral Home and Cremation Service
621 South Main Street Ulysses, PA 16948
(814) 848-7542

Published in The Olean Times Herald on Mar. 23, 2014