William E. "Bill" Matthies

  • Born: October 9, 1942
  • Died: November 14, 2020
  • Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

D'Anjolell Memorial Home of Broomall

2811 West Chester Pike
Broomall, PA 19008

Tel. (610) 356-4200

Tribute & Message From The Family

Loving Husband, Father, Grandfather and Brother

William "Bill" Matthies, age 78 of Cleveland, Oh. and Philadelphia, Pa., passed away November 14, 2020 after an 18 month battle with lung cancer.

Survived by wife Mary L. Forte; his daughters Nicole Cline and Lesli Davis; son in law Brian Davis; his three grandson's Kenneth Cline, Timothy and Jacob Davis; and his brother Bruce Matthies.

Bill loved life to the fullest, a loving husband, father and brother and a cherished dear friend to many. He loved to entertain and cook, be surrounded by family and friends and passionate about restoring muscle cars, watching football and playing golf.

In lieu of flowers contributions in Bill's memory can be made to MD Anderson Cooper foundation for Cancer Research.
https://Foundation.cooperhealth.org - ways to give- give now or call 856-342-2222.

Due to the current situation, Funeral Service will be Private and a Celebration of Life will be held in the Spring, details to follow.

Condolence & Memory Journal

I met Bill over 50 years ago. Over the many years - some crazier than others - Bill lived up to a simple style: work hard and play hard. He was a solid friend. I will cherish the memories.

Posted by Jerry Grdina - Family Friend   November 22, 2020

Dear Mary and the Matthies Family, I would like to express my condolences on the loss of your loved one. My heart and prayers go out to all of you.

Posted by Marlene Forgione - Ventnor, NJ - Family   November 19, 2020

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