Kathleen Mattison, age 51, of Corning, NY, passed away on Thursday, July 29, 2021 at Corning Hospital after a courageous battle with cancer.
Kathy was born July 10, 1970 in Corning to Charles and Sheila (Lovejoy) Kiegler. She married Gary Mattison (Stoney) on June 12, 1999 at St. Mary's Church in Corning.
Kathy graduated from Corning East High School and Corning Community College. She worked at The Radisson Hotel in the lounge as a server. Kathy loved tending to her flower gardens, shopping for antiques and hosting family gatherings. Most of all she enjoyed spending time with her family.
She is survived by her husband, Stoney Mattison; son, Jacob Mattison; her mother, Sheila Kiegler; sister, Kristine (Vince) DiLaura; mother-in-law, Sadie Wheeler; sister-in-law, Donna (Brad) Gippe; brother-in-law, Ralph Wheeler; and many very special close friends, who she loved dearly and supported her throughout her illness.
Kathy was predeceased by her father, Charles Kiegler, and her grandparents, Harold and Margaret Blackman and Donald Lovejoy.
A graveside service will be held at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, August 3, 2021 at St. Mary's Cemetery in Corning with Father Matthew Jones officiating.
The family will provide flowers. Memorial donations may be made to All Saints Parish, 158 State Street, Corning, NY 14830, The Hairy Bean Wig Boutique, 122 West 14th Street, Elmira Heights, NY 14903, or to a charity of one's choice.
Kathy’s family entrusted her care to Haughey Funeral Home, Inc.