In memory of
John Jack Mathieson, most recent address, East Bridgewater, Mass., passed away on March 1, 2018. Born February 16, 1926 in Quincy, MA. U.S. Army World War II Veteran, served in the army for 25 months and in France for 14 months during World War II. He was present on May 7, 1945 in Reims, France during the signing of the surrender of the German forces. He graduated from Quincy High School in 1943 where he was a star player on their basketball and baseball teams and played semi-pro baseball upon his return from the war. Jack loved all sports, especially the Red Sox. He enjoyed gardening and was the consummate history buff. His true enjoyment came from time spent with his family. For 45 years, Jack worked as a plasterer along with his three brothers for their family owned business, Mathieson Brothers Plastering. He leaves his wife of 71 years, Doris (Callaway) Mathieson, daughters Doris Wilder and her husband Erwin from Northport, Maine, Christine Huska and her husband Peter from Hanson, Mass., Susan McGonagle and her husband Timothy from East Bridgewater, Mass. and Maria McWade and her husband Robert from Hanover, Mass. and a son John Jackie J. Jr. (Deceased), and his sister Margaret McGowan and her husband Donald from Manomet, Mass. He also leaves ten grandchildren and eight great-grand children. Visiting hours in the Sullivan Funeral Home, 551 Washington St. Rte. 53, Hanover, on Tuesday, March 6, from 4 - 7 p.m. Funeral Mass at St. Mary of the Sacred Heart Church, 392 Hanover St. Rte 139, Hanover, on Wednesday, March 7, at 9 a.m. Burial at Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne at 11:15 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Jimmy Fund in John Jackie J. Mathieson Jr.'s name would be appreciated. For directions and online guest book, visit www.sullivanfuneralhomes.com . Hanover Rockland Hanson 781-878-0920 781-293-2020 Family Owned & Operated Since 1897
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