Mathesons donate quilt in Del’s memory
LONE ROCK—Del Matheson loved history, especially family history. He spent countless hours compiling historical information for 40 years.
Even though he was a long-time resident of Oregon, his Iowa roots were very important to him, so much so that Del was overcome with emotion when his wife, Marlene, surprised him one Christmas with a quilt she had made featuring the exact replica of one of the church windows of the historic Blakjer Church.
See the full story in the Sept. 23 Advance.