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Aug. 20, 1956-Oct. 4, 2009

Amanda Marie Roszkowski Matthijs, 53, 1618 Maple St., died Sunday at Wayne Memorial Hospital.

Funeral services will be Friday at 11 a.m. at St. Mary Roman Catholic Church, with the Rev. Tom Norris, O.S.F.S., officiating. Interment will follow in Wayne Memorial Park.

Amanda was born in Perth Amboy, N.J., Aug. 20, 1956, to Richard H. Roszkowski and Judith Ott Roszkowski.

She was framing department manager at Michael's and was a participant with Relay for Life.

In addition to her parents, Amanda is survived by her husband, Frank Matthijs; her sons, Erik Christopher Matthijs and wife, Leslie, of Atlanta, Ga., and Mark Christian Matthijs of Goldsboro; her maternal grandmother, Florence Ott of Perth Amboy, N.J.; her sister, Sandra Eberhardt of Hopelawn, N.J.; her brothers, Richard Roszkowski of Avenel, N.J., Robert Roszkowski of Manalanpan, N.J., and David Roskowski of Barnegat, N.J.

The family will receive friends Thursday from 7 to 9 p.m. at Seymour Funeral Home.

Although flowers are welcome, memorials may be made to Pennies From Angels, c/o Helen Harwood, P.O. Box 511, Black Creek, NC, 27813.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.seymourfuneralhome.


Published in Obituaries on October 6, 2009 1:47 PM