George Matchett

Obituary of George Matchett

Matchett: George, of Saint John

It is with sadness that the family of George Matchett announce his unexpected passing on Friday, November 17th, 2023. Born in Saint John, New Brunswick on March 9th, 1952, he was the beloved chosen son of the late Frank and Margaret Matchett (nee Druett).

George’s intelligence shone through with his uncanny knack for math. He was good natured, and self assured.

He is survived by his siblings Irene (John), Margaret (Michael), and Frank (Foriba), as well as by 13 nieces & nephews and several great nieces & nephews. Besides his parents, George was predeceased by his sisters Patty and Violet (Dave).

Cremation has taken place. A Committal will be held at St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Saint John, on Thursday, November 30th, 2023, at 11am. Please gather at the cemetery office. Arrangements entrusted to Brenan’s Funeral Home (506-634-7424).

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