Burial will be in Union Cemetery, Lincoln.
Mrs. Matheny retired from Eaton Corporation.
She was born Oct. 27, 1926, in Lincoln to
Gottlieb and Lillian Maaks Roehm. She married Virgil
Matheny in Lincoln on Aug. 19, 1944. He preceded her
in death on Feb. 25, 1999.
She is survived by two sons, Harold (and Barbara)
Matheny of Clinton and Steven (and Claire) Matheny
of Danville; four daughters, Sharon (and Gordon)
Josserand of Lincoln, Gloria (and Ronald) Bowles of
Mount Pulaski, Vicki (and Larry) Hahn of Mount
Pulaski and Tammy Shanle of Chestnut; her twin
sister, Delores Bailey of Lincoln; 13 grandchildren;
27 great-grandchildren; and one
She was also preceded in death by one sister.
Her greatest enjoyment was spending time with her
children, grandchildren and twin sister.
She was a member of Mount Pulaski Christian
Church, and memorials may be made to the church.
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