Robert A. Matson

Robert A. Matson, 53, of Swoyersville passed away Friday, Nov. 23, 2012.

Born July 29, 1959, in Norristown, he was the son of Irene Margallis Matson, Swoyersville, and the late Anthony R. Matson.

Prior to the consolidation, he was a member of Holy Name/St. Mary's Church, Swoyersville, and was also a proud member of the Sons of the American Legion Post 815, Wilkes-Barre Township.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Thomas Matthew Matson.

Surviving, in addition to his mother, are his wife, Michaelene Matson; sisters, Mary Beth Cichocki and her husband, Raymond, and Tricia Fitzgerald and her husband, Daniel; and three nephews, Daniel, Thomas and Anthony Fitzgerald.

The funeral service will be held at 7:30 p.m. Sunday at Bednarski Funeral Home, Wyoming. Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday.

Published in Citizens' Voice on Nov. 24, 2012