Funeral Location:Northumberland Funeral Home Resting Location:Northumberland Funeral Home Wishes:Canadian Cancer Society,Miramichi Hospice,Extra Mural Nursing
Trudy Lynn Matchett passed away on April 28 at the Miramichi Regional Hospital,surrounded by loving family at the age of 63
Born in Newcastle N.B. she was the daughter of the late Carl and Muriel (White) Matchett.
Trudy graduated from Harkins High School in 1969 and then went to work in the family business for a year before embarking on a great adventure with the Canadian Air Force. Trudy worked as a supply tech based mostly in Victoria and Ottawa.Her time in the forces granted her the opportunity to compete Nationally in her two favourite sports badminton and golf. After a career with the Armed Forces Trudy went back to work at the Family business,Western Tire,before managing Tilden Rent a Car,where she worked until 1999
Afterwards she applied her meticulous accounting and book working skills at the Dental practice of her brother, Dr.Brian.
Trudy is survived by her brothers Dr. Brian and Brent,her sister in law Bernice Preston,her nephew Brad (Shannon) Matchett nieces Brett (Shawn) Rousselle,Bobbi (Chris) Gray along with great nieces and nephews.
She will also be missed by special cousins Stephanie ,Paula,and Danny Anderson and Aunts Ella Dunnett and Ruth Matchett
Visitation will be Saturday evening from 6-9 at the Funeral Home
Funeral Service will be Celebrated on Sunday May 3 at 2p.m. from Northumberland Funeral Home with ArchDeacon Rev Richard Steeves officiating.
As expressions of sympathy donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society,Miramichi Hospice/Extra Mural fund,or the Charity of ones choice.