Dorothy Matthew
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Dorothy Matthew
  • September 13, 1922 - September 22, 2017
  • Houston, Texas

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Dorothy "Dottie" Matthew of Houston, Texas passed away Friday, September 22, 2017. She was born on Wednesday, September 13, 1922 to parents Fred Schill and Lola Hermann. Dorothy graduated from Reagon High School. She was married to James Leroy Matthew for twenty-five loving years. Dorothy had a career as a supervisor of kitchen services for Continental Airlines for ten years. She had a passion for: Gambling, dancing, fishing, sewing and gardening.

She is survived by son Jeff Fowle and wife, Eva, son Jim Matthew and wife Chelly, Granddaughter Cathy Greene and husband Aaron, granddaughter Lisa Heise and husband Chris, grandson John Fowle. She is also survived by her great grand children Dub Jr, Gavin, Emma and Macie, and many other relatives and friends. Dorothy is preceded in death by brother Gilbert Schill, husband James L. Matthew, and John S. Fowle.

Visitation with the family will be held for Dottie Tuesday, October 3, 2017 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at American Heritage Funeral Home, 10710 Veterans Memorial Drive, Houston, Texas 77038. A funeral service will be held Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at 10:00am at the Houston National Cemetery, 10410 Veterans Memorial Drive, Houston, Texas 77038 - please meet in lane one no later than 9:45am.