Of Rockwood, passed away peacefully at Groves Memorial Hospital on Saturday, January 27 2018, in his 90th year.
Beloved husband of the late Ida E. Matthews (Aug 2016). Loved father of Randy, Terry (Marlene) and Brad (Heather Armstrong-Matthews). Loving grandfather of Taylor, Stephanie and Mackenzie. Dear brother of Joan Knight. Will be dearly missed by many relatives, friends and neighbours.
Friends will be received at the WALL-CUSTANCE FUNERAL HOME & CHAPEL, 206 Norfolk St., Guelph, Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and on Wednesday from 10 – 11 a.m. Funeral service will be held in the funeral home chapel on Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 11 a.m. Reception to follow in the Wall-Custance Family Reception Centre. Interment Woodlawn Memorial Park, Guelph.
Memorial contributions to the Canadian Cancer Society or Groves Memorial Hospital would be appreciated.
A tree will be planted in memory of Donald C. Matthews in the Wall-Custance Memorial Forest, University of Guelph Arboretum. Dedication service, Sunday, September 16, 2018 at 2:30 pm.