COLEMAN — A graveside service for Donald Hoover Mathes, 89, will be held oat 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1 at the Coleman City Cemetery Pavilion, under the direction of Stevens Funeral Home of Coleman.

He passed away peacefully into heaven on Nov. 7, 2018.

He was born Feb. 27, 1929 in Coleman to Donald Edgar Mathes and Anna Marie Shepherd Mathes. He married Patricia Marie Golden in 1954.

Survivors include his three children: Donald Duncan Mathes and daughter-in- law Jennifer Mathes of Charlottesville, Virginia, Patricia G. Mathes of Dallas, and Charles Allan Mathes and daughter-in-law Marti Mathes of Houston; nine grandchildren: Jonathan, Abigail, Daniel, and Megan Mathes of Charlottesville, Virginia, Ashley, John Anthony, and Julianna Burnett of Dallas, Texas; Alexander and Christopher Mathes of Houston.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife; and a sister, Margaret Mathes Basquez.