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In Memory of

Floyd Collins Mathews

March 6, 1937 - February 27, 2012

Obituary


Floyd C. Mathews, age 74, of Hayward, WI passed away on Monday, February 27, 2012 at his home.

Floyd Collins Mathews was born on March 6, 1937 in Sparta, TX the son of Charles and Fannie Mae Mathews. He was raised in Texas and then worked as a welder for Cameron Iron for 15 years. After working in Texas Floyd moved to several other areas before settling in Wisconsin. Floyd worked on a farm in Spooner, WI before taking a job with Jack Link's in Minong, WI. On August13, 1993 Floyd was joined in...

Floyd C. Mathews, age 74, of Hayward, WI passed away on Monday, February 27, 2012 at his home.

Floyd Collins Mathews was born on March 6, 1937 in Sparta, TX the son of Charles and Fannie Mae Mathews. He was raised in Texas and then worked as a welder for Cameron Iron for 15 years. After working in Texas Floyd moved to several other areas before settling in Wisconsin. Floyd worked on a farm in Spooner, WI before taking a job with Jack Link's in Minong, WI. On August13, 1993 Floyd was joined in marriage to Beverly Olson. Together they moved to Hayward, WI where Floyd enjoyed fishing on the Chippewa Flowage. Floyd also enjoyed tinkering with different projects and gardening.

Floyd is survived by his wife, Beverly; six children, Robert (Melissa) Mathews of Rice Lake, WI; Floyd Mathews Jr. of Spooner, WI, Wanda (Tim) Collins of Hayward, WI, Bill (Sue) Olson of Hayward, WI, Ray (Sonja) Olson of Hurst, TX, Wayne (Talinia) Olson of Hayward, WI; 16 grandchildren; six great grandchildren; two brothers, Bobby and J.P.; two sisters, Genevia and Irene.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two sons, Edward Mathews and Steven Olson.

A private family service for Floyd will be held in the spring.