CATTARAUGUS - Yvette S. Matthews, 43, of Leon Road passed away Sunday (April 28, 2013) at the Cleveland Clinic.
She was born Sept. 2, 1969, in Salamanca, a daughter of the late Corinne Frentz Benson and Allen "Fonz" Benson, who survives.
Miss Matthews was an elementary school teacher
, having taught in Pine Valley Central School and the Dunkirk City School District.
Besides her father, she is survived by a sister, Yvonne Benson of Cattaraugus; and her grandmother, Madelene Frentz of Cattaraugus.
She was predeceased by her grandfather, Almond Frentz; and her grandparents, Fred and Lila Benson Jr.
Friends may call at the Mentley Funeral Home Inc., 411 Rock City St., Little Valley, on Thursday (May 2, 2013) from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral services will be held on Friday (May 3, 2013) at 11 a.m. from the funeral home with the Rev. Joseph Pascoe officiating. Burial will be in Liberty Park Cemetery, Cattaraugus.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Roswell Park or any animal shelter.