Frederick J. Mattoon Sr., age 84, died peacefully on Monday (September 24, 2018) at the VA Medical Center in Canandaigua.
Friends may call on Thursday (Sept. 27) from 12 to 2 p.m. at the Cheney Funeral Home 70 Main Street Phelps. Funeral services will follow at 2 p.m. with Rev. William Riegle officiating. Burial will be in Resthaven Cemetery in Phelps.
It is requested that memorial donations be made to Beverly Animal Shelter 50 E. River Road Waterloo, NY 13165
Fred was born on January 8, 1934 in Phelps, N.Y. the son of the late Horace and Irene Coston Mattoon. He retired from Mobil Chemical. Fred was an avid farmer and loved to hunt and fish. He loved and respected all animals. He was an ArmyVeteran of the Korean War. Fred was a lifelong resident of Phelps.
He is survived by his children Frederick (Edward) Mattoon Jr. of Shortsville, Sandra McNeil of Gananoque, Ontario Canada, Michael (Karen) Mattoon of Alden, Ruthanne (Mike) Hall of Waterloo, Rachelle Ryan of Phelps, Krista Howard of Tyre; grandchildren Summer, Jimmy, Crystal, Marisa, Caitlyne, Matthew, Darnae, Chelsi, Brandee, Nicholas, Mackenzie and Eric; eight great-grandchildren; brother, Richard; and sister, Eleanor; many nieces and nephews
He was predeceased by his wife, Ruby L. Mattoon.