John R. Matthews

February 01, 1931 - May 31, 2008 

John R. Matthews

February 01, 1931 - May 31, 2008 

Obituary for John R. Matthews

John R. Matthews, 77, of Indianapolis, passed away Saturday, May 31, 2008. He was born February 1, 1931 to the late John W. and Mary (Smithers) Matthews in Indianapolis. He served as a Sergeant in the U.S. Army in the 101st infantry during the Korean War receiving three purple hearts and a infantry combat badge. He owned Johnny's Auto Trim and was a member of Moose Lodge #17.
John is survived by his wife Judy A. (Wilson) Matthews; four sons, Robert W. Matthews, John A. Matthews, Randy R. Matthews, Thomas L. Matthews; five grandchildren; a brother, William T. Matthews; and a sister, Betty Lou Embre.
Funeral Service will be Wednesday, June 4 at 11:00 a.m. at Washington Park East Cemetery Family Life Center, Indianapolis, IN.

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