Lawrence Mattson

Obituary of Lawrence Mattson

Mattson, Lawrence T. of Freeport on February 11, 2017 at the age of 76.

(Retired teacher Massapequa High School). Loving son of the late Rose and Lawrence.

Dear brother of Charles, Maureen Gartlan, and Ann (Nancy) Feldmann.

Also survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins, and a host of longtime cherished friends.

Reposing at Hungerford & Clark Inc. Funeral Home 110 Pine St. (Cor. So. Ocean Ave) Freeport.

Funeral Mass Saturday 9:45am Our Holy Redeemer R.C. Church. Cremation Private.

Visiting Friday 2-4 & 7-9pm.

Lawrence was raised in Sunnyside, Queens and graduated from Bishop Loughlin HS, Catholic University, Phi Beta Kappa and Cum Laude. Over the next years he received a Master's degree from Manhattan College and Stony Brook. He entered the Christian Brothers in 1957. After graduation from CU, he taught at Bishop Loughlin. He left the Brothers in 1965 and moved to Massapequa and taught at Massapequa HS until 2011. He loved gardening, theater, reading, museums, travelling and cooking. One of his favorite things to do was dine with friends and family.