Dianne L. (Mattson) Deforrest

September 3, 1955 ~ April 19, 2020 (age 64)


Dianne L. DeForrest, 64, of Stevens, PA., passed away on April 19th in her residence.  She was the wife of Maynard D. DeForrest of 20 years.  Born in West Chester, PA., she was the daughter of Sylvia (Spangler) Houff, Frazer, PA., and the late Huston J. Mattson, Jr.  Dianne was a retired Bookkeeper and loved to crotchet and was an excellent cook. 

She is preceded in death by sisters, Robin Ferrell, Desiree Smith; two brothers, Joel Mattson, Kurtis Mattson, stepson Jeremy DeForrest and stepfather Albert Houff.

Surviving in addition to her mother and husband are her children, Robert S. Rhodes (Dana), Coatesville, PA, Jennifer L. Blackie (Chuck), Thorndale, PA, stepchildren, Lisa DeForrest, Auburn, WA, and Maynard DeForrest, JR., Sumner, WA; grandchildren, Tyler D. Keen, Courtney N. Keen, Kallie D. Rhodes, Kaitlyn S. Brown; great grandchildren, Easton, Adeline and Connor. Also surviving are brothers, Huston Mattson, III (Lori) and Glenn Mattson (Grace); stepmother Susan Mattson and several half-sisters, stepsisters, nieces and nephews. 

Memorial services will be scheduled at a later date. 

MARK J HUMMEL Funeral Home, Lower Alsace Twp., Reading has charge of arrangements.

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