March 19, 1937 - February 26, 2011

Goshen, NY

Milton Jerard Matherson, of Goshen, NY, passed away Saturday, February 26th, at Orange Regional Medical Center at Arden Hill. He was 73. Milton was born in Mobile, Alabama on March 19, 1937, a son of the late McKinley and Carolyn Thomas Matherson.

He served in the U.S. Air Force. and was employed as a Teletype operator for United States Government, Manhattan. He is survived by three sons: Jerard Matherson and his wife, Stephanie of Maryland; Jerald Matherson and his wife, Monique of Georgia; Jamal Matherson and his wife, Simmone of West Virginia; his brother, Malvin Matherson and his wife, Eunice of New Hampton; two sisters, Carolyn, wife of Jesse Page, of New Jersey; Veronica, wife of Robert Blake Jr., of New Hampton; sister-in-law, Donella Matherson, of Far Rockaway; Uncle Carlton Herron, of Alabama. He is also survived by ten Grandchildren, two great grandchildren, several nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by brothers, Cifford Hall and Maxwell J. Matherson.

Friends are invited to call from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. on Wednesday, March 2 at Morse Funeral Home Inc., 33 Railroad Ave., Middletown, NY with Funeral Services at 1 p.m. Internment will follow in Wallkill Cemetery, Middletown, NY.

Arrangements are under the guidance of Morse Funeral Home Inc., Middletown, NY 845-343-6918