Roberta Mathews

  • Born: June 29, 1949
  • Died: December 6, 2020
  • Location: Concord, New Hampshire

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Boscawen , NH 03303

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Tribute & Message From The Family


Loving Wife and Mother

Message From The Family

Thank you for your support during this difficult time. Please enhance this tribute to Roberta by adding your memories and photos.

Roberta M (Martin) Mathews, 71, passed away Sunday, December 6th, at Havenwood Heritage Heights in Concord NH. She was born June 29, 1949 in Concord NH and was the daughter of Kenneth S. Martin and Permelia (LaValley) Still. She was the Wife of Bruce R Mathews and they were married in Concord NH in June of 1969.

She was a graduate of Concord High school, class of 1967 where she was a member of the Colorguard. After High school She attended school in Boston and worked in The registrars office at St. Pauls school in Concord, NH for several years. Later she went on to pursue a nursing degree from NHTI. She worked at the Concord Clinic (which later became Dartmouth Hitchcock Clinic) and at Pleasant Street Family Medicine, In Concord NH. After she retired she would often run into former patients who would share stories of what a wonderful caring nurse they remembered her being. She enjoyed skiing, reading, cross stitching and traveling with Bruce. She had a fondness for animals and especially her dog, Lucy. She enjoyed baking with her grandchildren, and they remember her teaching them to bake Christmas Cookies and pies for Thanksgiving.

She is Survived by her spouse of 51 years, Bruce Mathews. Her 3 sisters Dianna Powers, Aleene Hastings, Carolyn Lewis. Her brother John Martin. Her Children Holly Smart and Christopher Mathews. Her grandchildren Brianna Morin, Chanya Smart, Lydia Perkins, Kenneth "Buddy" Smart and Emilee Smart. Her great grandchildren Scarlett and Elijah Morin and Julianna Perkins. And many nieces, nephews and sisters/brother in laws.

Due to Covid-19 the family will be having a private funeral on December 16th, 2020. Interment will be at the Veterans Cemetery in Boscawen NH.

In lieu of Flowers the family is asking for donations to be made in Roberta's name to the Dementia Society or Alzheimer's association of your choice


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We will miss Bobbie very much, I will always remember how sweet and kind she was. We love you

Posted by Barbara Baker - SD - Family   December 21, 2020

Will miss you, baby sister, love you from day one June 29th1949. You did a great job fighting this difficult life. Now rest in peace , until we meet again. Hugs Aleene

Posted by Aleene Hastings - CONCORD, NH - Sister   December 18, 2020

Today you are in your new home.I will join you in the near future. I love you and miss you very much. You were at great mother and wife. Rest In Peace. Love Bruce

Posted by Bruce Mathees - Concord, NH - Spouse   December 16, 2020

My deepest sympathies to Bruce, Holly, Christopher, and the rest of the family. Roberta was so sweet and always had a smile on her face. Sheri McNamara

Posted by Sheri McNamara - Concord, NH - Family Friend   December 15, 2020

Posted by Bruce Mathews - Concord, NH - Spouse   December 13, 2020

Posted by Bruce Mathwes - Concord, NH - Spouse   December 13, 2020

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May the Angels carry you home to god and give peace to those left behind.

Posted by Sabrina Locke - Concord, NH - family   December 13, 2020

To my mother.
I will always love you.
I will strive in everyghing i do to remember the things you tought me.
Although you will be missed greatly from here.
Your spirit, careing, and love eill never be lost.
Love chris

Posted by Chris Mathews - Cocncord, NH - Son   December 10, 2020

Spain Alex & Roberta June 28

Posted by Bruce Mathews - Concord - Spouse   December 09, 2020

Posted by bruce mathews - concord, NH - Spouse   December 09, 2020

I want to thank a great women, wife that saved me from destruction with the PSTD I had. Stay safe until I join back up with you. Scout keeps looking for you. I love you and miss.

Posted by Bruce Mathews - Concord, NH - Spouse   December 08, 2020

I remember her smiling all the time and she was always kind and caring. This is how she'll be remembered by all.

Posted by Ted Nemetz    December 08, 2020

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My baby sister was the best. We had so much fun growing up and then had many laughs as adults traveling and hanging out. I will miss you forever.

Posted by Dianna Powers - Concord, NH - Sister   December 08, 2020

my deepest condolences to you and your family, from your internet friend from Canada, hugs and your all in my thoughts and prayers.

Posted by Lynda Laurendeau - Acquaintance   December 08, 2020

I am so sad. I admired and loved Aunt Berta a great deal and will miss her. Love, Annalee

Posted by Annalee Murphy - Cambridge, MA   December 08, 2020

I love you mom

Posted by Holly Smart - concord, NH - Daughter   December 08, 2020


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