WESTFIELD – Richard G. Matthews, 74, died Monday, October 21, 2013. He was born in Hartford, CT, son of Vincent and Helen (McSweeney) Matthews.
He is survived by his wife, Patricia (Donovan) Matthews; daughters, Elizabeth Matthews-Sitnik and husband William of Hebron, CT, Lisa Matthews of Abington, PA and grandsons, Matthew and William Sitnik. He is also survived by his brother, Gerald Matthews and wife Veronica; brothers-in-law, William Sturmer and Dennis Donovan, and nieces and nephews.
Funeral services are private. The Robert E. Cusack Funeral Home is entrusted with Richard’s arrangements.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Dana Farber Cancer Institute, P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284.