Gary D. Matis, 62, of Butler passed away Tuesday, January 28, 2020 at his residence, while surrounded by his family.
Born December 17, 1957 in Butler, he was a son of the late Frank P. Matis, Sr. and the late Marjorie Z. (Snodgrass) Matis.
He was a Quality Technician for Kawneer Cranberry windows and also was a lifetime farmer.
He was a member of Summit Presbyterian Church. Gary enjoyed farming, camping, hunting, fishing and the great outdoors.
Surviving is his wife, Rita (Best) Matis, they were married September 17, 1983.
Three children: Jared (Erin) Matis of Butler, Katelyn (Justin) Burkert of Saxonburg, Jenna Matis and her finance', Andrew Swindlehurst of Erie.
Two grandchildren, Trey Elsesser and Macey Burkert-Matis.
His brother, Frank (Mary) Matis, Jr. of Butler.
Numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Friends will be received at the Geibel Funeral Home, 201 East Cunningham St. Butler, PA 16001 from 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 pm Friday with additional visitation prior to the service. Funeral Services to be held Saturday at 10:00 am from the Funeral Home with Rev. Tom Jones, Summit Presbyterian Church, Pastor, to officiate. Interment will follow at Butler County Memorial Park.
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