Lila Mae (Robinson) Matson, age 95, passed away on April 19, 2021 with family and friends by her side.
Lila was born March 22, 1926 to William Matson and Gertrude Cook in Livingston, Montana. She attended Park County School, then went to Dakota to learn telegraphing. From there, she worked for the Milwaukee Railroad as a depot agent. In 1973 she moved to Missouri. In 1995 she returned to Livingston and in 2001 she moved to Miles City. She entered Holy Rosary Extended Care in 2011.
Lila was preceded in death by her parents, her sister Jean Powell and her aunt Addie Schultz. She is survived by a nephew, David (Jana) Powell and two nieces Tamala Powell and Lesley Shelton and one grandnephew Rio Gonzalez McCord.
Lila’s family and friends wish to thank the staff, nurses and hospice at Holy Rosary Extended Care. Thank you to Stevenson & Sons for their services.
Graveside services will be held on Wednesday, May 5, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. at Mountain View Cemetery in Livingston, MT. Stevenson & Sons Funeral Home of Miles City is in charge of the arrangements.
Should friends desire, memorials may be made to an animal rescue or shelter of one’s choice.