Obituary and Service Information for Leo Matthews

Matthews, Leo

Date: Saturday, October 17, 2020
Time: 5:00- 8:00 pm

Visitation Location:
Mahn Twin City Chapel, 515 Collins, Festus, Missouri 63028

Date: Monday, October 19, 2020 @ Bradshaw Funeral Home, Malden, MO
Time: 2:00 pm

Service Location:
Bradshaw Funeral Home, Malden, MO

Memorial Park Cemetery, Malden, MO

Memorials may be made to Mercy Cancer Center

Leo Eugene Matthews, 88 entered into rest Wednesday, October 14 at his Herculaneum residence. Born May 8, 1932, in Parma, Missouri, to the late Herman and Ethel (Strong) Matthews.

He had worked as an electrical technician for Western Union; he was a U S Air Force veteran and attended One Assembly of Herculaneum; he enjoyed watching sports, coaching softball and basketball and spending time corresponding with his friends on the computer.

Survived by his loving family which includes son: Tim (Renee) Matthews of Herculaneum; daughter: Denise (Jay Stubblefield) Risenhoover of Laddonia; stepson, Carl Bibbs of Florida; stepdaughters: Faith Welch of St Louis, Lisa Bibbs of AZ, Bell Nelson of AZ and Linda Valerie of TX; 4 grandchildren: Brandy Gay, Zachery Stubblefield, Rusty Risenhoover and Jarrett Risenhoover; 11 great grandchildren; and 1 great great grandchild. He was preceded in death by his wife; Lyla Faye (Baker) Matthews; parents: Herman and Ethel Matthews: brothers: William Matthews and Robert Matthews; and sisters: Daisy Tilley and Linda White.

Instate: 5 - 8 pm Saturday, Oct 17, 2020 at Mahn Twin City Chapel

Instate: 11 am - 2 pm Mon, Oct 19, 2020 at Bradshaw Funeral Home, Malden, MO

Funeral service: 2 pm Mon @ Bradshaw Funeral Home

Interment: Memorial Park Cemetery, Malden, MO

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