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Rudolph Walter Matz

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“What a courageous hero and a life well lived! It was a privilege to meet our local humble hero, Rudy Matz Sr. Because of him and his generation, we...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Christy & Alan Winters - Poway, CA

“Rudy was a member of our Lodge (Licking #291) Over a period of years I have talked to Rudy over the phone several times and always enjoyed our visit....Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: Jack Raines - Utica, OH

“May God give you all strength during this difficult time. We will keep you all in our prayers! Will and Cecilia Sandhage ”
3 of 7 | Posted by: Will and Cecilia Sandhage - CA

“Rudy we will miss you so much! We will always remember the good talks and the fun we had when you and Tessie went to diner with us! We will always...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Will and Cecilia Sandhage - CA

5 of 7 | Posted by: Barcy Vidt - Zanesville, OH

“Remembering your great love story today and always. ”
6 of 7 | Posted by: A friend

“Rudy Matz was such a wonderful man, full of life and fun! His wife Tess was my cousin, and along with other cousins, we had so many good times. We...Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: Elena Gastelum - Carlsbad, CA

Rudolph passed away on Wednesday, January 3, 2018.

Rudolph was a resident of Poway, California at the time of passing.

Upon graduating from high school, he enlisted in the Navy in 1939.

Viewing and Funeral services will be held at Poway-Bernardo Mortuary: Viewing to be held on 1/18/18 from 4pm to 8pm; Funeral to be held on 1/19/18 at 10:30am. Full military honors to be held at Dearborn Memorial Park Cemetery at Noon on 1/19/18 following the funeral service.