NEW SWEDEN – Katherine G. Mattson, 93, died March 20, 2014, at a Caribou health care facility. She was born on Sept. 24, 1920, in New Sweden, the daughter of Henning V. and Addeline (Hedeman) Mattson.
She attended the Jempland and Stockholm schools, and graduated from Beauty school in Augusta. She worked as a beautician for a number of years. Katheryn was a member of the First Baptist Church of Stockholm, the Stockholm Musuem and The Home Extension Group.
She is survived by two brothers and their wives, Walter Mattson and his wife, Sylvia, of Stockholm, and Charles and Claire Archer of Hallowell; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by two sisters, Phyllis Alessi, and Margaret Nelson; and three brothers, John, Jack, and Stanley.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday, March 25, at Lancaster Morgan Funeral Home, 11 Clover St., Caribou. Friends may call noon until the time of service at the funeral home. Donations may be made in her memory to First Baptist Church, P.O. Box 6, Stockholm, ME 04783.Spring interment will be at West Jempland Cemetery, New Sweden. Online condolences may be shared at