Matthew Gerome Messer
1939 - 2018
Matt Messer late of Midale, SK passed away on Saturday, February 17, 2018 at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Estevan, SK at the age of 78 years surrounded by his loving family.
Matt was predeceased by his parents, Paul and Magdaline Messer; siblings, James Messer, Paul Messer and Maggie Mosley; brothers-in-law, Bill Chestney and Frank Mosley; sisters-in-law, Ella Messer, Ann Messer and Terry Bourne. He was also predeceased by sons, Gerome and Pat and niece Marina Van De Woestyne.
Left to cherish many fond memories are Matt’s wife Margaret Messer; sons, Matt (Kim) and family Tyler, Nicole and daughter Khloe and Becky (Larry) and daughter Melanie, Pat's sons Travis (Blaze and Lexi), Mason and Jaxon and their mother Tracy, Bill (Vanessa) and daughter Miranda and Chris Messer. Matt is also survived by his siblings, Karl, Joe (Claire), Doris Chestney, Vicky (Jeff) Rehberg and Rose (Ray) Cossette and brothers-in-law, Eddie, Willy and Alfred.
A Prayer Service was held in the Chapel of Hall Funeral Services, Estevan on Friday, February 23, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. with Carmella Eagles officiating. A Funeral Mass was held on Saturday, February 24, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at St. John the Baptist R.C. Church, Estevan, with Fr. Sathiadas Antony presiding. Lunch followed the service in the church auditorium, after which interment took place at Westphalia Cemetery, Midale.
In lieu of flowers those so wishing may make donations in Matt’s memory to the St. Joseph’s Hospital Foundation, 1176 Nicholson Road, Estevan, SK, S4A 0H3.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Hall Funeral Services, Estevan.