Jeannette Mattis

Obituary of Jeannette Mattis

Jeannette (Desmond) Mattis, 77, of Skippack, passed away Saturday, February 12, 2022, at her residence. She was the wife of David Friedberg and the late Donald J. Mattis.

Born September 22, 1944, in Syracuse, NY, she was a daughter of the late Leon and Margaret (Steele) Desmond. Mrs. Mattis was a graduate of Bethesda Chevy Chase High School class of 1963.

Jeannette was a flight attendant for Eastern Airlines early in her career. After raising her daughters, she returned to work as a travel agent with Liberty Travel in Montgomeryville.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by her daughters, Stephanie Montoya of Pottstown, and Cara Mattis of Spring City; her brother, John Desmond; and her granddaughters, Grace Montoya and Julia Yocum.

Services will be privately held for the family. Online condolences may be made to the family at

A Memorial Tree was planted for Jeannette
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