Jeffrey Henry Mattson, 64, died peacefully in his Troy residence on Sunday, May 10th, 2020 surrounded by family after a brief battle with cancer.
He was born February 2, 1956 in Keene, NH, to parents Matthew Mattson and Minnie Mattson (Hackler). Jeff grew up in Troy, NH and attended Troy Elementary School followed by Monadnock Regional High School. He worked for many years at Troy Mills before moving to Ohio, where he worked at StretchTape, Inc. in Cleveland.
Jeff was very passionate about volunteering for local fire and ambulance, serving with Meadowood Fire Department and Troy Emergency Ambulance Service (TEASI), which he proudly served as a Lieutenant for a period of time.
He was well known for offering a helping hand to those he cared about, tackling a variety of odd jobs, and enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren. Jeff always enjoyed a good meal with friends or family, loved NASCAR, local New England sports teams, WWE, and the occasional fishing trip.
Survivors include daughter Holly Charlonne and her husband David of Jaffrey; son Jaice Leveille and wife Tina of Winchendon, MA; granddaughters Morgann and Melora; grandsons Patrick, Preston, and Evan; former wife and friend Kim; and many cousins, nieces and nephews. He is pre-deceased by both of his parents, brothers Kyle and Peter, and long-time companion/friend Nancy.
Private funeral arrangements will be at the discretion of the family.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Jeff’s name to Troy Fire & Ambulance Service, P.O. Box 659, Troy, NH 03465.