Vern Mathews

CRYSTAL FALLS – Vern E. Mathews, 53, of Iron River, passed away Thursday, April 11, 2013, at Northstar Health System in Iron River.

Visitation will be Tuesday from 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the First Baptist Church in Iron River. The funeral service will be Tuesdady at 11 a.m. at the church. Rev. John Fish will officiate.

Burial will be in Beechwood Cemetery in the spring.

You may light a candle in remembrance of Vern or leave a condolence to his family online at

The family has chosen the Jacobs-Plowe Funeral Home of Crystal Falls to honor Vern’s legacy of life.