Word has been received of the death of Anita Marie Mattoon, 95 of Lawton.
Mrs. Mattoon passed away on Friday, January 15, 2021 in Enid, Oklahoma.
A memorial graveside will be held at a later date at Sunset Memorial Gardens.
Arrangements are under the direction of Lawton Ritter Gray Funeral Home.
Anita was born on November 20, 1925 in Kansas City, Missouri to Harry Elmer and Veleda Helen (Teal) Shopbell. She grew up in Kansas City where she attended school, graduating from Poseo Hig School. She married Cecil Frank Mattoon, Jr. on March 12, 1944 in Apache, Oklahoma. Anita had a very long and successful career with civil service as a Quarter Master and worked in many military forts around the United States. Cecil Frank passed away on June 13, 1996. Anita was a member of the Centenary United Methodist Church for many years.
She is survived by her daughter, Wanda Lee Sabine; her nephew, Stephen Mattoon and wife, Becky, of Apache, OK; three grandchildren, Michelle Foglesong Wilson, Peter Foglesong, and Christopher Foglesong; and a great grandchild, Giannia.
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