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Tuesday November 13, 2012

MATTHEWS, Lois Verna
Passed away peacefully in her sleep at the Columbia Forest Long Term Care on Saturday November 10, 2012 in her 85th year. Faithful and loving wife of her late husband Burt (former President of the Universities of Waterloo and Guelph) who passed away in 2004. Dear mother of David and his wife Jane of Mississauga and Tom and his wife Ellen of Summerland BC. Beloved sister of Bev of Ottawa. Grammie to Geoff, Amy, Stephen and Krista. Great grandmother to little Brynn. Special long time friend of Lorraine Munn and Trish Breithaupt.Friends are invited to share their memories of Lois with her family during visitation at the Erb and Good Funeral Home, 171 King St. S., Waterloo on Wednesday November 14, 2012 from 2-4 and 7-9 PM. A funeral service will be held in the chapel of the funeral home on Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 10:30 AM with Reverend Alan Cook officiating. Reception to follow. A private family interment will take place.If so desired, in lieu of flowers and in recognition of her long term commitment to higher education, donations to the Lois Matthews Scholarship Fund at the University of Waterloo may be arranged through the funeral home at or 519-745-8445.

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