Samuel R. Matthew

Samuel R. Matthew, 83, of Bern Township, passed away Saturday, June 22nd, at Reading Hospital and Medical Center, West Reading.

Samuel was born in Millbach, Lebanon County, on August 10, 1929, a son of the late Verna (Arzbaecher) and Samuel D. Matthew.

He was the husband of Jean K. (Bryant) Matthew.

He worked as a carpenter and foreman for F. "Rit" Heller for 25 years

Samuel is also survived by
two daughters, Donna Matthew, of Fort Myers Beach, FL;
Diane Matthew, of Muhlenberg Township;
two step daughters, Kathryn, wife of James Suppan, of Chester Springs; Stephanie Carlson, of Womelsdorf.

He is also survived by grandson Barry Matthew; great granddaughter Madison Matthew; and 4 Step grandchildren: Nicholas Carlson, Amanda Stufflet; Dawn Suppan, Tristan Suppan.

Religious Service from the Sanders Funeral Home and Cremation Services Inc., 1501 North 11th Street, Reading, at 1:30 P.M. on Thursday, June 27th, with The Reverend Paul Jones officiating.

Friends are invited to call Thursday 12:30 – 1:30 P.M. from the funeral home.

Interment at Berks County Memorial Gardens, Maidencreek Township.

Please sign the online guest register at www.sandersfuneral.com

Funeral Home

Sanders Funeral Home and Cremation Services
1501 North 11th Street Reading, PA 19604
(610) 372-1624
Published in www.pottsmerc.com on June 26, 2013