Passed away in Kelowna, BC on Oct. 15, 2014 at the age of 82. He is

survived by his devoted wife of 59 years, Yvonne (nee Walker). He is sadly predeceased by son Mark on Apr. 30, 2014. He will be missed and remembered always by son Alan

(Susan), daughter Lynn (Garry), daughter-in-law Catherine;

grandchildren Russell (Michelle),

Julia, Curtis (Brittany), Marlise (Scott), Larissa, Tarren and Chelsie; great-granddaughter Taylor. Matt was a true family man who treasured time spent with all. He enjoyed so many good times with his wife and children, grandchildren, many close siblings and their

families, large extended family and friends. He lived a full life and touched many people. He will be missed and

remembered by them all. A service will be held on Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at First Memorial Funeral

Services, 1211 Sutherland Avenue, Kelowna. In lieu of

flowers, the family encourages you to make a donation to the charity of your choice. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting

Arrangements entrusted to

First Memorial Funeral Services,

Kelowna, BC 250-762-2299.

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