Rosemary Matson died peacefully at her home in September 2014. She was a UU lay leader who worked with Lucile Longview on the Women and Religion Resolution adopted at the 1977 General Assembly. UUWF honored them in 1998 with a Ministry to Women Award.
Rosemary Matson’s memorial service was October 25 in Carmel Valley, California. Liz and Bob Fisher wrote a tribute to Rosemary, an “outrageous older woman” who was often heard to say, “We do not want a piece of the pie. It is still a patriarchal pie. We want to change the recipe.” Download Book of Remembrances compiled by Liz Fisher.
This photo was taken in 1997. Lucile passed on in 2010.