Joseph D. "Joe" Matt(1937 - 2014)

JOSEPH D. 'JOE' MATT Joseph D. "Joe" Matt, age 77, of North Wales, passed away peacefully at home July 9th, 2014. He was born to the late Mary and Joseph Matt on May 28th, 1937 in the Mayfair section of Philadelphia. Joe grew up in Oreland, PA. He was a graduate of Roman Catholic High School and Villanova University. Joe was a faithful servant of Christ and belonged to Saint Rose of Lima Catholic Church, North Wales, PA. His hobbies included classic cars, spirited political discussions and a love of jazz music. Joe served in the Marine Corp from 1956 through 1958. He worked most of his career as a lineman and power director for Amtrak, from where he eventually retired. He is survived by his wife, Nancy Keiser of North Wales, and his four children, Monica, Joseph, Christopher and Peter and step-daughter Kristin. He is also survived by his grandchildren, Jia and Emily, as well as his step-grandchildren, Marigold, Henry and Benjamin. Funeral Mass Sat., 10 AM, St. Rose of Lima Church, 424 S. Main St., North Wales, PA 19454. Relatives and friends are invited to his Viewing Fri., 7 to 9 PM, William R. May Funeral Home, 142 N. Main St. (at Elm Ave.), North Wales. There will be no Viewing Sat. morning. Int. private. In lieu of flowers, donations are requested to: Purple Heart/VA, MOPH Service Foundation, Inc., P.O Box 49, Annandale, VA. 22003 OR A.S.P.C.A, P.O. Box 96929, Washington DC, 20090-6929. William R. May Funeral Home,Glenside~North Wales;

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William R. May Funeral Home
354 North Easton Road Glenside, PA 19038
(215) 884-8410
Published in The Reporter on July 10, 2014