AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mrs. Victoria M. Mateo, wife of the late Benjamin Mateo entered into rest on Tuesday, December 4, 2001, at University Hospital. Memorial services will be held on Thursday, December 6, 2001, 11 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church with Father John Lyons officiating. Mrs. Mateo was born in the Philippines and has lived in the Augusta area since 1979. She worked and retired as a seamstress from Trooper, Inc. Mrs. Mateo was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church. Mrs. Mateo is survived by her two daughters, Toni Perez, Augusta and Linda Palines, Philippines; her two sons, Renato Mateo, Lakewood, Calif. and Benjamin Mateo, Philippines; 13 grandchildren; and her two sisters, Esang Ocampo, Vancouver, Wash. and Lilang Soliman. The family will receive friends after the memorial service.
The Augusta Chronicle December 6, 2001