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Junius A. Mattoon

June 14, 1924 - March 29, 2015

Obituary


Junius "Matt" Mattoon - born in Dover, NH and a longtime resident of Mobile, AL departed this life March 29, 2015. Matt is survived by his wife of 60 years, Marjorie Booth Mattoon; children, Junius "Matt" Mattoon, Jr. (Judy) of Hilton Head, SC, Vivian Watt (Bill) of Semmes, AL, and Thomas "Tom" Mattoon (Gina Porto) of Depoe Bay, OR; 5 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren, many nieces, and countless other family and friends.
He was an Eagle Scout and active with his sons in the Boy Scouts. Matt graduated from Maine Maritime Academy in 1944 and...

Junius "Matt" Mattoon - born in Dover, NH and a longtime resident of Mobile, AL departed this life March 29, 2015. Matt is survived by his wife of 60 years, Marjorie Booth Mattoon; children, Junius "Matt" Mattoon, Jr. (Judy) of Hilton Head, SC, Vivian Watt (Bill) of Semmes, AL, and Thomas "Tom" Mattoon (Gina Porto) of Depoe Bay, OR; 5 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren, many nieces, and countless other family and friends.
He was an Eagle Scout and active with his sons in the Boy Scouts. Matt graduated from Maine Maritime Academy in 1944 and went on to serve in the Navy Reserves sailing during WWII as well as the Korean and Vietnam Wars. He went to work in 1944 as a Marine Engineer and sailed on many vessels traveling the world. Upon retiring from sailing, he became very active at St. John's Episcopal Church serving in the Vestry; became an active member of Elk Lodge #108; the American Legion; and the Mobile Railroad Modelers and Train Club.
A Celebration of Life will be celebrated at St. John's Episcopal Church, 1707 Government St., Mobile, AL, on Wednesday, April 1, 2015, at 2 p.m. The family will receive friends at the church in the Great Hall beginning at 1 p.m. Interment will be in Pine Crest Cemetery on Dauphin Island Parkway. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Matt's memory to St. John's Episcopal Church. Condolences may be offered at www.radneyfuneralhome-mobile.com. Arrangements by Radney Funeral Home, 3155 Dauphin Street, Mobile, Alabama 36606.