Dolores Matthews

Dolores Josephine Matthews

1932 - 2019
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Dolores Matthews, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook


Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been submitted for approval. There may be a delay before posting.

Provide comfort for the family of Dolores Matthews with a meaningful gesture of sympathy.

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question / comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.


Dolores J. Matthews, 87, of Hancock, passed away peacefully, with family present, on November 29, 2019 at the Golden Acres Eastside Manor, Hancock. She grew up in Bar Harbor and was a survivor of the 1947 fire. Dolores was a devoted wife and loved her family unconditionally.

Some of her interests included singing, sewing, cooking, camping, reading, crossword puzzles, collecting sea glass, snowmen and cow figurines.

She is survived by her three children: Neil Johnson of Eastbrook, Melody Gooden of Milbridge,
Steven Woodworth of Sullivan: Four Grandchildren, Four Great Grandchildren and several extended family members and close friends. Dolores was predeceased by her husband, of 32 years, Arthur E Matthews Jr., her Parents, Grandparents and many Aunts, Uncles and Cousins. She will always be missed by those who knew and loved her.

Funeral Services will be held 1pm, Monday, December 9, 2019 at Jordan-Fernald, 113 Franklin Street, Ellsworth. Spring interment will be at Riverside Cemetery, Hancock.

Condolences may be expressed at

Read Less

No funeral details available.

Service Recording

We have provided an audio broadcast of the funeral service. If you would like to listen to the broadcast now, click the filename below. To download the broadcast for future listening, click the download icon. Dolores Josephine Matthews - Service Recording Download Audio Recording


We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Dolores here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

Private Condolence
Ashley Johnson sent flowers to the family of Dolores Josephine Matthews.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Ashley Johnson

Posted at 10:41am
You will be missed Gram.Forever in our hearts. Aaron, Ashley & Brielle
Flower Image

Ashley Johnson purchased flowers for the family of Dolores Matthews. Send Flowers


Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Share by: