Henry A. “Chuck" Matt, 79, of New Holland, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018 at ManorCare – Lancaster. Born in Lancaster, he was the son of the late Henry A. and Dorothy Hardy Matt. He was the loving husband of Carole N. Studer Matt. They were married 60 years last December.
A 1961 graduate of Elizabethtown College, Mr. Matt was an accountant for various firms over the years. He enjoyed sports especially baseball and football; was a very good bowler; and was a PIAA baseball umpire. He was very fond of his Labrador granddogs, Goose-Dog and Rooster.
He will be lovingly missed by his wife; two children, Lori married to Dale “Spence" Groff, Henry “Hank" Matt husband of Bridgett, both of New Holland; a granddaughter, Nicole Kirchner; a brother, Dale married to Martha Matt, Lititz. A grandson, Duke Spencer Groff preceded him in death.
The family would like to thank the staff at ManorCare and Heartland Hospice for their care of Chuck.
The Memorial Service will be Monday, Sept. 17, 2018 at 5 p.m. at Furman Home for Funerals, 59 W. Main St., Leola with a greeting time with family from 4 p.m.–5 p.m. Kindly omit flowers. Memorials are welcomed to Heartland Hospice, 3417 Concord Rd., Suite C, York, PA 17402-9001 or Pet Pantry of Lancaster County, 26 Millersville Rd., Lancaster, PA 17603.