His obituary reads:
Stanley Matys, 1136 Spring Street, Avoca, died early yesterday morning in
Hospital, . Philadelphia
Mr. Matys was born in
been a resident of the Avoca section since coming to this country 40 years ago.
He was a member of SS Peter and Paul’s Church, Avoca. Poland
Surviving are his widow and these children: Dr. Edwin Mays, a lieutenant in the US Navy, on duty at sea; Corp. Henry Matys, US Army in
Mrs. Lillian Guisinski, at home, and two grandchildren. Italy
I do not know of any relation between
and my Matys line. He would have come to Stanley in 1904, just a few years
earlier than my Bessie and her brother Frank. Frank’s daughter Catherine once
told me they had two or three sisters who stayed behind but Frank was the only
son. Perhaps a distant cousin … America
Sunday’s Obituary is a genealogical prompt of GeneaBloggers.
© Jeanne Ruczhak-Eckman, 2015