MATTHEWS, Robert Lawrence


Passed away peacefully surrounded by family at Extendicare Maple View on Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at the age of 74.

Beloved husband of Janice Matthews (nee Williton) for 20 years. Cherished father of Manon Cuthbertson (Jamie), Margaret Matthews (Joss) and Stephanie Winters.

Proud grandpa of Natalie, James, late Mattea, Jada, Eve, Joss, James, Emma and Angelina.

Predeceased by his parents Howard and Margaret Matthews. Dear brother of Mac, Al (Audrey), Harvey, Shirley Richardson (Bill), and Judy Bruzas (Harold). Predeceased by his brother-in-law Chris Williton (Denise).

Bob will be fondly missed and remembered by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Friends are invited to visit at Elim Pentecostal (306 McNabb St.) on Friday, August 16, 2019 between 9 am and 10:45 am. Celebration of Life to take place at 11 am with Rev. Benny Kjiersdam officiating.

Memorial contributions (payable by cheque) to Alzheimer’s Society, ARCH or The Sault Ste. Marie Canal National Historic Site of Canada (The Locks) would be greatly appreciated by the family.

A special thank you to the staff at Maple View for their care and compassion.

Arrangements entrusted to the Arthur Funeral Home – Barton & Kiteley Chapel (492 Wellington St. East 705-759-2522).