Lorraine M. Auld Matta


Lorraine M. Auld Matta, 83, of North Huntingdon, passed away Friday, March 31, 2017 at Forbes Regional Hospital.  She was born November 12, 1933 in  East Pittsburgh, a daughter of the late James and Margaret Auld.  She was a member of St. Agnes Church, North Huntingdon and a member of Christian Mothers.   Prior to raising her family, Lorraine worked as a lab assistant at Westinghouse Research.  She enjoyed playing cards, trips to the casino and doing her daily crossword puzzles.  Lorraine was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Richard Matta; son, Ronald Matta; and grandson, David Hill.  She is survived by her sons, Richard Matta and his wife, Karen of Potomac, MD, Lawrence Matta and his wife, Stefanie of Cypress, TX; daughter, Lori Husok and her husband, Nicholas of North Huntingdon; daughter-in-law Judy Matta of North Huntingdon; 11 grandchildren, Stephen Matta, Kevin Matta, Lauren (Matta) Zhang, Katy (Hill) Hwang, Brian Hill, Jonathan Krohe, Allison Matta, Christopher Cervi, Tori Matta, Michael Matta, Emily Matta; and five great-grandchildren.  She also leaves behind many nieces, nephews, great-nieces, nephews, brother and sisters-in-law, and dear friends.  Friends will be received at the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon on Monday from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Tuesday at 10 a.m. in St. Agnes Church, North Huntingdon.  Interment will follow in Penn Lincoln Memorial Park.  www.shirleyfuneralhome.com.

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Marty Betters

I remember many times playing over at your house when I was a kid. My deepest sympathies in the loss of your mother.

 Posted April 5, 2017 - 10:09pm
Philip Thackray

Lori, Rick and Larry,

I am very saddened by the news of your mothers passing. I remember with great fondness the many enjoyable times I spent with your father and your mother. She was a wonderful lady. My thoughts are with you and the rest of your family in this saddest of times.

Philip Thackray

 Posted April 2, 2017 - 4:15pm

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