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Jeffrey John Mattis

August 22, 1953 ~ January 14, 2020 (age 66)


Jeffrey John Mattis, 66, passed away suddenly, on Tuesday, January 14, 2020, at Cape Coral Hospital in Florida.

Born in Trenton, he attended Saint Anthony’s grammar and high school graduating in 1971.  He was an avid fisherman and a member of the Elks, Moose, and the Holiday Beach Club. After retiring from the Department of Corrections in Yardville, he spent his time between Barnegat, NJ, and Pine Island, FL. 

He is predeceased by his parents, Frank and Dolores Mattis; and his favorite brother in law, Robert (Arkie) Arcadipane. 

He is survived by his wife of 34 years, Marie; four brothers and their spouses, Michael and Nancy of Pueblo West, CO, Peter and Joanne of Hatteras, NC, Kevin and Margo of Florence, NJ, Christopher of Bordentown, NJ; two sisters, Susan and Frank Tesauro of Lambertville, NJ, and Mary Arcadipane of West Trenton, NJ;  a brother in law and his wife, Thomas and Kathy Delaney; along with several nieces and nephews; three great nephews; two great nieces; cousins; and many dear friends.

In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Jeffrey would be appreciated to the Saint Jude Children's Research Hospital. See link below.

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January 20, 2020

6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Layton's Home For Funerals
250 W. Lacey Road
Forked River, NJ 08731

January 21, 2020

8:30 AM to 9:00 AM
Layton's Home For Funerals
250 W. Lacey Road
Forked River, NJ 08731

Mass of Christian Burial
January 21, 2020

9:30 AM
Church of Saint Pius X
300 West Lacey Road
Forked River, New Jersey 08731

Private Cremation

Ocean County Memorial Park
1722 Silverton Road
Toms River, New Jersey 08753


St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856

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