Beverly Jean Mattson
Beverly Jean Mattson, age 86, of Breezy Point Minnesota passed away suddenly and went home to heaven on Saturday, October 28th, 2017, while visiting her brother in Coeur D'Alene, Idaho. She was surrounded by family that loved her dearly and her beloved dog, Bella.
Beverly was born in Spokane, Washington, to George and Ruth Staudt, on July 24, 1931, grew up in Kellogg, Idaho and moved to Minneapolis where she met Allan Mattson, her husband of 51 years. They both worked as Realtors and investors in Blaine, MN. They retired & eventually moved to the warmth of Hollywood, Florida. Allan went to be with the Lord in 2005. After his death, Beverly lived with her daughter, RuthAnn,and grandson, Joshua, on Lake Ossawinnamakee for the last nine years. They had lots of fun together and escaped to Florida several times during the winters. They also drove to see her brother in Kellogg, Idaho in the summertime. Beverly had a great sense of humor and always had a smile on her face. She loved animals and was a great blessing to all who knew her. Beverly was preceded in death by many loved ones and is survived by her daughter, RuthAnn Lindstrom, son, Steve Mattson (Debby), brother, Michael Staudt, grandsons, Eric Dorstad, Josh Lindstrom, and Steve Mattson, Jr., granddaughters, Andra Dorstad, Sheri, Samantha and Deanna Mattson. Great grandchildren, Ben, Briston, Ethan, Josef, Jarid & Oskar. Beverly's celebration of life will be held on Tuesday, November 14 with visitation at 9:30 a.m. and memorial service at 10 a.m. Living Word Church, 16314 Hwy 371, Brainerd, MN 56401.