Robert Matthes
Tuesday
24
July

Visitation

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Tuesday, July 24, 2018
Anderson-Marry Funeral Home
3050 W. Beecher Rd.
Adrian, Michigan, United States
(517) 265-3312
Wednesday
25
July

Visitation

9:00 am - 10:00 am
Wednesday, July 25, 2018
St. John's Lutheran Church
3448 N. Adrian Hwy.
Adrian, Michigan, United States
Wednesday
25
July

Funeral Service

10:00 am
Wednesday, July 25, 2018
St. John's Lutheran Church
3448 N. Adrian Hwy.
Adrian, Michigan, United States
Wednesday
25
July

Burial

11:00 am
Wednesday, July 25, 2018
St. John's Cemetery
Adrian Twp
Adrian, Michigan, United States

Obituary of Robert Matthes

ADRIAN-Robert W. Matthes, age 93, of Adrian, died July 20, 2018, at MagnumCare of Adrian.

 

He was born April 12, 1925, in Adrian to Arthur and Edith (Vogt) Matthes.  On October 14, 1950, he married Selma Burnickie in Napoleon, Ohio.  She preceded him in death.  Bob had served in the Army Air Force during WWII and had been a POW in Germany for six months.  He was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church where he sang in the choir for many years.

Bob is survived by a son, Steven (Carol) Matthes of Adrian; a grandson, Bill Matthes of Adrian; and a great-grandson, Joshua Matthes of Adrian. In addition to his wife, Selma, he was preceded in death by his parents; a grandson, Michael; two brothers; and five sisters. 

 

Visitation will be held Tuesday, July 24, 2018, from 4-7 p.m. at the Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian. Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, July 25, 2018, at 10:00 a.m. with visitation from 9:00 a.m.  until the time of the service at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Adrian with Pastor Joel Sarrault officiating.  Burial will be in St. John’s Cemetery with Full Military Rites conducted by the American Legion Post #97 and V.F.W. Post #1584 Annis-Fint.

 

You may send condolences to the family at www.andersonfuneralservices.com.  Memorial contributions may be made to Southern Michigan Hospice. Envelopes are available at the Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.

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