Robert W. Matthews, 68
Robert William Matthews was born in Kittery, ME on March 8, 1950, and passed away peacefully surrounded by loved ones in Fairfax, VA on October 19, 2018.
He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Beth Matthews.
He is survived by his sons, Nathan (Benita) and Robert; his siblings, Judy, Michael, and Deborah; his brother-in-law Jack (Craig); his grandchildren, Kaitlyn, Dylan, and Owen; his nieces and nephews Veronica, Kimberly, Michael, Mary and Thomas as well as several great nieces and nephews.
Robert (Bob) worked as an officer with Metro Transit Police until his retirement. He enjoyed spending his days walking Prince William Forest Park, taking long drives in the mountains or lounging on the beaches of the Outer Banks with his family. He will be fondly remembered for his generous nature, caring heart and his joyful smile.
Friends and family are invited to attend his viewing Saturday, October 27, 2018 at Miller Funeral Home, 3200 Golansky Blvd, Woodbridge, VA 22192 from 3-4 pm with a service at 4 pm.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund at: http://www.nleomf.org