Obituaries — 19 May 2011
Orrin Leslie Matchett, age 61, passed away peacefully at St. Boniface Hospital, Winnipeg, Manitoba on April 27th, 2011 surrounded by his family.
Orrin was predeceased by his wife Shirley (2002) and his father Courtney Matchett (1997).
He is survived by his children, Angel (Marty), Nancy and John; six grandchildren, Autumn (Scott), Elizabeth, Joshua, Christopher, Tanisha and Santana as well as two great grandchildren, Cheyanne and Canyon.
He is also survived by his mother Ruby Matchett of Brantford, ON; brother Edwin (Norma) of Port Alberni, BC; sisters Faye Snider (Elgin) of Brantford, ON, Sandra Bernhardt (Stew) of Grand Bend, ON and brother Gary (Ronda) of Dryden, ON.
Cremation has taken place. Orrin’s family celebrated his life by receiving family and friends in the Moffat Chapel of the Stevens Funeral Home on Wednesday, May 11th from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m.
Interment of his ashes will take place in the Dryden Cemetery at a later date.
If friends desire, donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation through the Stevens Funeral Homes, P.O. Box 412, Dryden, ON P8N 2Z1. Condolences may be emailed to email@example.com subject: Matchett.