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Stephen Alexander Mathies II

The Mathies, Lawrence, Harding and Malekebu families regret to announce the home going of our loving husband, father, brother, uncle, cousin, grandfather and friend.

Stephen Alexander Mathies II  of Germantown, Maryland USA and formerly of Monrovia, Liberia who went  home to be with the Lord on April 18, 2013 in Rockville, Maryland. He was born on November 9, 1929 in Royesville, Montserrado County, Liberia to the union of John Henry Mathies and Catherine Lawrence Malekubu. He worked at the College of West Africa, Monrovia College and the University of Liberia. He is survived by his loving wife Mrs. Willietta Harding Mathies and his children: Rina Mathies Russ, Rita Mathies-Nimmo (Solomon), Alnetra Mathies, Stephen Mathies III, Winifred Mathies Stubblefield (Joshua), Deletha Mathies, V. Akehtee Mathies-Kimou (Francois) and Stephanie Mathies Marbey (Slyvester), 8 grandchildren, nieces, nephews and a host of relatives and friends.

The home going arrangements are as follows:

Friday May 10
Time: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Place: Episcopal Church of the Ascension
205 South Summit Avenue
Gaithersburg, MD 20877

Funeral Services
May 11, 2013
Episcopal Church of the Ascension
205 South Summit Avenue
Gaithersburg, MD 20877

Viewing: 9:00 AM

Funeral Service: 10:00 AM

All Souls Cemetry
11401 Brink Rd.
Germantown, MD


Contact Details for Family Members:
Mrs. Willietta H. Mathies: 301 515 5025
Rina Mathies Russ: 301 529 3668
Rita Mathies-Nimmo: 011 231 866549531
Alnetra Mathies: 011 225 03300787
Winifred Mathies Stubblefield:
Deletha Mathies: 205 218 1622
Stephen A. Mathies III: 301 605 2182

Hotel Information:

Hilton Hotels
620 Perry Parkway
Gaithersburg, Maryland, 20877
$49.00 plus tax for the Stephen Mathies Family Funeral Package

Holiday Inn
2 Montgomery Village Ave.
Gaithersburg, MD 20879
301 948 8900
$122.0 per night for the Stephen Mathies Family Funeral Package

Comfort Inn
16216 Frederick Rd.
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
301 869 5678

Marriott Hotel
9751 Washingtonian Blvd
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
301 590 0044