- Monday, May 13, 2013
Mary Rose Matern, 87, of Newtown, died May 11, at Danbury Hospital, surrounded by her loving family. She was born in New York City, April 23, 1926, to Mary Tierney and Harry Lefkowitz.
Mrs Matern was employed for 27 years as a secretary by Curtis Packaging of Sandy Hook. She was an avid bridge player who greatly looked forward to her weekly games. She also enjoyed knitting, teaching seniors to play mahjong, and reading in the sun.