Robert P. Matvey Sr., 83, of Cape Coral passed away Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013. Born Nov. 9, 1930, in Youngstown, Ohio, Mr. Matvey honorably served in the USMC as a photographer during the Korean War. He retired from the city of Cape Coral after many years of real estate sales.
He is survived by his three beloved children, Robert P. (Stephanie) Jr. of Edinburg, Pa., Beth A. Martindale and Debra L. Wilcox; nine cherished grandchildren; a great grandchild; and loving dog, Buddy.
He was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 49 years, Betty.
A visitation will be held Monday, Nov. 25, at Coral Ridge Funeral Home and Cemetery between 5:30-7:30 p.m. A funeral service will be held at 11:30 a.m., Tuesday, Nov. 26, at St. Andrews Catholic Church, followed by entombment with military honors at Coral Ridge Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, please make memorial contributions in Robert's name to: Hope Healthcare Services, 9470 Healthpark Circle, Fort Myers, FL 33908, or at www.donate.hopehcs.org.
Online condolences can be made at www.coralridgefuneralhome.com