Susanna Frances Matthews
Date of birth / Date established
30 May 1921
Date of death / Date closed
01 Aug 2001
Place of birth / Place established
Sue Matthews was born in Inglewood on 30 May 1921.Attended Inglewood and Stratford High Schools. She joined the Women's Land Corps in World War Two. Went nursing at the end of the war. District Health Nurse. Present at Te Rangi Hiroa's tangi. Matthews was posted to Oakune before moving to Urenui. She continued her nursing training and worked in Great Barrier Island. Spent forty years nursing.