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December 3, 1942 – Friday, December 30, 2016

Service Information
St. Francis Catholic Church-Buffalo
Saturday, January 7, 2017
11:00 A.M.

Visitation Information
Peterson Chapel-Buffalo
Friday, January 6th, 2017
4-8 P.M.

Formerly of Waverly, Mn. (Marysville Township)

Rosemary Therese Mattson, age 74, of Buffalo and formerly of rural Waverly (Marysville Township) passed away on Friday, December 30th, 2016 at Park View Care Center.

She was born on December 3, 1942 in Maple Lake the daughter of Raymond & Viola (Jansen) Wurm.

On February 17, 1962, Rosemary Wurm & David Mattson were joined in holy marriage at St. Timothy Catholic Church in Maple Lake. God blessed their marriage with three children.

Rosemary was employed for over forty years at The Wright County Journal Press as a typesetter.
She enjoyed golfing, playing cards, reading, crocheting and was especially fond of her children and grandchildren.

Rosemary was a member of St. Francis Catholic Church in Buffalo.

Survived by her loving husband of fifty-four years: David; children: Therese “Terri” Mengelkoch, Michelle “Shelli” Mattson and Brandon (Jody) Mattson; five grandchildren: Amanda (Ben) Westlund, Dereck Mengelkoch, Maizie Mattson, Brett Mattson and Libbee Mattson; two great grandchildren: Nicholas Westlund and Noah Westlund; sisters: Carol (Herman) Fasching and Lynnea (Stan) Stay; brothers: Ronald Wurm and David Wurm; many other relatives and friends.

Preceded in death by her parents, a sister Sharon Winter and by an infant brother John Wurm.

A Mass of Christian Burial for Rosemary Mattson will be held on Saturday, January 7th, 2017 at 11:00 A.M. at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Buffalo. Father Nathaniel Meyers will be the Celebrant.

Private interment Swedesburg Cemetery in Marysville Township.

A visitation will be held on Friday, January 6th, 2017 from 4-8 P.M. at The Peterson Chapel in Buffalo. Further visitation will be held on Saturday, January 7th one hour prior to Mass at the church.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested for Park View Care Center.

4 Guestbook Entries

  1. Rose Dahlin

    Dave so sorry to here that Rosemary passed away, a very dear high school friend. I can not attend as I am in Florida but will be thinking and praying for your family! RSP Rosemary…

  2. Darlene Eichten

    I am so sorry for your loss. Rosemary was a very caring and fun loving friend over the years when our children were growing up. May she rest in peace.

  3. Jody Sehlin

    It was such a pleasure knowing Rosemary, she was a lovely lady and a great card player. I am sure she is playing 500 in heaven.

  4. John & Evie Gagnon

    Sorry for your loss. She was a beautiful person. Prayers are with you.


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