Lorraine Matthews

Lorraine “Lorrie” M. (Klupp) Matthews, 77, of Mansfield, passed away on Friday, August 28, 2015, following a brief illness.

Lorrie was born on June 29, 1938, in Regent, ND, to Joseph Sr. and Catherine (Goetz) Klupp. She loved spending time with her family, cooking, and being outdoors. Lorrie will be greatly missed.

She is survived by five children, Connie Cole of Mansfield, Eugene “Sonnie” (Brenda) Hermann of Lexington, Curtis Hermann, Sr. of Shelby, Cindy Matthews of Polk, and Fredrick “Jimmy” Matthews and Cheryl of Mansfield; 19 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great grandchild; and six siblings, Anton Klupp, Carol Valentine, Judy Smith, and Linda Bookmyer, all of Mansfield, Richard Klupp of NJ, and Larry Klupp of PA.

Lorrie was preceded in death by her parents; infant son; five brothers, Joseph Klupp Jr, Vernon Klupp, Robert Klupp, Donald Klupp, and James Klupp; and son-in-law, Barry Cole.

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Calling hours will be held from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. on Thursday, September 3, 2015 at Werner-Gompf Funeral Services, LTD., 1106 Park Avenue East, Mansfield, OH. Funeral services will follow at 3 p.m. with Greg Cole officiating. Burial will be in Pavonia Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to MedCentral Hospice, 335 Glessner Ave, Mansfield, OH 44903.

Online condolences may be made at www.wernergompf.com.