Dec. 17, 1934 – Aug.15, 2014
Ronald LaVern Mathers, 79 of Modesto passed away Friday, Aug.15 at his residence.
Mr. Mathers was born in Patterson and was resident of Modesto for 59 years. He was a diesel mechanic for 28 years and a member of Teamsters Local #351. He enjoyed hunting
Mr. Mathers is survived by his wife, Patricia Mathers; son, Donald Mathers both of Modesto; daughter, Debra Woodburn of Pearcy, Arkansas; sisters, Fran Siminson of Modesto and Gladys Mathers of Carson, Nevada; five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Cheryl Mathers; sisters, Thelma Pacheco, Betty Kinney, Marilyn Mathers, Bonnie Mathers, Virginia Mathers and
brother, Harold Mathers.
A Graveside Service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 22 at Patterson District Cemetery in Patterson
Donations may be made to: Make-A-Wish, 2800 Club Center Drive, Sacramento, CA 95835.
Services conducted by Hillview Funeral Chapel