Mary Matthews, age 96, of West Haven passed away on July 9, 2021. For 55 years, she was the loving wife of James Matthews. Mary was born in New Haven, daughter of the late Andrew and Anna Scala DePino. She is also survived by her son Michael Matthews Sr. and his wife Kelly of North Branford, her grandchildren, Victoria (US Army Cpt. Jacob Mangus) Matthews of TX, Michael (Valerie Merlotto) Matthews Jr. of West Haven and Marissa Matthews of CA. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews. Mary was predeceased by her siblings Rose DePino, Lucy Crocco, Al, Ralph, Anthony and Pat DePino.
Prior to her retirement, Mary was employed at Yale-New Haven Hospital in Linen Services. With her husband, she was an active member of City Point Yacht Club and the West Haven Italian American Club.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday from 5-7pm at the West Haven Funeral Home at the Green. Family and friends may go directly to Our Lady of Victory Church, 300 Capt. Thomas Blvd, West Haven on Thursday morning at 10 o’clock for a Mass of Christian Burial. Interment will follow in St. Lawrence Cemetery.
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