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Ivan D. Matthews

1929-2019

Ivan  D. Matthews
MATTHEWS IVAN D. - Unexpectedly at the Downeast Community Hospital on Sunday, March 3rd, 2019; Ivan Dale Matthews, husband of Patricia (Daggett) Matthews of Wilson’s Beach, NB. Born in Campobello, NB; he is the son of the late Clarence & Aggie (Dow) Matthews.
For many years Ivan worked as a fisherman with his brothers. He was a member of Wilson’s Beach Baptist Church.
Surviving in addition to his wife Patricia are his 2 daughters Joanne Tinker (David) of Wilson’s Beach, NB Shelley Matthews - Smith (David) of Ottawa, Ontario, 1 son Byron of Lubec, ME, U.S.A, 5 grandchildren 4 great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins.
van was the last surviving member of his immediate family. He as predeceased by
2 brothers Medford and Burris and 6 sisters Phyllis Babcock, Lorena Barteau, Jewel Calder, Royis Calder, Della Matthews and Elizabeth Jackson.
There will be no visitation at this time. A graveside service will be held Saturday, May 18th, 2019 at 11:00 am Wilson’s Beach Community Cemetery, Head Harbour Road.
In lieu of flowers donations to the Wilson’s Beach Cemetery Fund or charity of the donor’s choice would be appreciated by the family. On line condolences to the family or donations can be made at www.humphreysfh.com
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care & direction of Humphreys Funeral Home, 20 Marks Street St. Stephen, NB E3L 2B2 (506 – 466 – 3110)