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Jack A. Mathien, 68, a structural steel engineer, died Wednesday (Aug. 26, 1998) in his Williamsville home after a brief illness.

Born in Buffalo, he was a graduate of Kensington High School and attended Auburn University and Canisius College. He served in the Army during the Korean War as a first lieutenant in the 2nd Infantry Division.

He worked as an engineer for Goergen-Mackwirth Co., Sen-Wel Industries and ATSI, most recently as a consultant.

He was a past president of the Engineering Society of Buffalo and a longtime member of the Clarence Rotary Club and Calvary Episcopal Church.

He took part in numerous local charity golf tournaments. He also enjoyed boating, fishing and football.

He and his wife, the former Rhea Campbell, were married in 1956.

In addition to his wife, survivors include a daughter, Lori Favata of Williamsville; a brother, Robert of Williamsville; a sister, Ruth Gerard; and a granddaughter.

Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday in Calgary Episcopal Church, 20 Milton St., Williamsville. Burial will be in Harris Hill Cemetery, Clarence.


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