Matthews, Mary Kathleen “Kay” – peacefully at Hastings Manor Nursing Home on Tuesday, November 05, 2013 in her 101st year.  Daughter of the late Andrew and Anne (nee Cassidy) Doran.  Wife of the Late Ronald Matthews and the late Arthur Courtney.  Loving mother of Suzanne Courtney (Dave Smith) of Toronto and step mother of Carole (Al) Schmidt of Gloucester.  Cherished grandmother of Byron, Leora, Casey, Alison and Laura.  Kay was especially close to her nieces, Jayne (Ed) Durkin and Lorna Parker and their families.  She is predeceased by her siblings John Doran, Anastasia Godber, Rita Callahan and Frank Doran.  Kay was a volunteer with Belleville General Hospital Auxiliary. She enjoyed yoga, gardening, ice skating and bicycling right into her 70’s. 

The family will receive friends at St. Carthagh’s Catholic Church, Tweed on Friday, November 8, 2013 from noon until 1:00 p.m. with the Funeral Mass to follow at 1:00 p.m.  Interment St. Carthagh’s Cemetery. 

Arrangements entrusted to the Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel (613-968-2273). 

If desired, Memorial Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Canadian Hearing Society would be appreciated by the family. 

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