IRENE BROWN MATTHEWS , 99, of Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, December 18, 2018. Irene was born July 26, 1919 and leaves behind her daughter, Constance Miller Kight (Billy), son Samuel E. Miller (Linda), son Dean R. Miller (Tammy), and sister Jean Brown Boles (Gene), 6 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren, and many nieces, nephews, and extended family.
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She is preceded in death by her parents, Robert E. and Sarah E. (Yeager) Brown, a brother Paul E. Brown, sister Patricia J. Brown, and two granddaughters, Gail Kight Becker (Scott) and Karen Kight McGinley (Scott).
The family will receive friends on Friday, December 21, 1:00 pm, in the William F. Sellers Funeral Home, with service to follow at 2:00 pm. , the Rev. Ron Cook officiating. Interment follows at Lincoln Cemetery.
Irene was a graduate of CASHS, class of 1939, a life time member of King Street United Brethren Church and a member of the Golden Link SS class. During WWII she worked at the Fairchild Facility in Hagerstown and retired from the Stanley Company. Irene was an accomplished seamstress and enjoyed all types of sewing, needlecraft, hand crafts and reading.
Her strength, courage, loyalty and love for her family has blessed our lives, she will be forever remembered by all who love her and will be greatly missed.