William Charles Matthies

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“The world lost a great man. My fondest memory of Bill was when we were at Congressman Upton's office and he finally got the metals our nation owed...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: - Kalamazoo, MI

“So sorry for the loss of your Dad. Jenny Cummings ”
2 of 6 | Posted by: A friend

Love from Ken&Tryna Weiss & Chuey and Virginia Lum “To the Matthies family: I will always remember as a little girl the wonderful Christmas parties the whole family had together at grandmother's house...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Tryna Weiss - Allegan, MI

“Yorkville Community Church has lost a valued member of our church with Bill's passing. He joined our family in 2009 after his Commitment to Delores....Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: A friend

“Dear Steve and family, I am so sorry to hear about the passing of your dad! He was such a lovely man and I remember him with great fondness. I am...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Dorene Soret - Madison, WI

“Steve & family:I have fond memories of Bill during our years at the local Chevy dealer. I was very pleased to run into him at Meijer some years ago...Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: - St. Pete Beach,, FL


William was born on April 25, 1925 and passed away on Tuesday, August 8, 2017.

William was a resident of Richland, Michigan at the time of passing.

William served his country in the Navy alongside General Patton in World War II; he enjoyed spending time traveling with his wife, Wilma and spending time with his family.

The family will receive friends on Saturday, August 12, 2017 beginning at 10:00 a.m. at the Adams Funeral Home, 502 West Michigan Ave, Paw Paw, where a funeral service will commence at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Shawn Raissinder officiating. Burial with military honors will follow at Almena Cemetery. Hospice Care of Southwest Michigan 222 N. Kalamazoo Mall, Suite 100, Kalamazoo MI 49007-3882 http://www.hospiceswmi.org Visitation at the Adams Funeral Home from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM on August 12, 2017. August 12, 2017 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM Adams Funeral Home 502 West Michigan Avenue Paw Paw, MI 49079 August 12, 2017 11:00 AM Adams Funeral Home 502 West Michigan Avenue Paw Paw, MI 49079 Visitation at the Adams Funeral Home from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM on August 12, 2017.

Memorial contributions may be directed to Hospice Care of Southwest Michigan.

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