Matthew Zehr of Stratford died on Sunday, April 8, 2018, at the age of 39.


Matthew was born August 23, 1978. Beloved son of David Zehr and the late Susan (née Wagler) Zehr.


Beloved father of Ashten Matthew Zehr. Sadly missed by Ashten’s mom, Rhonda Ginson, and sister Skylar.


Loving brother of Alvin and Nancy Zehr, of Newton; Aaron Zehr, Laura and Marvin Albrecht, Cathy and Robert Streicher, RuthAnne and Samuel Jantzi, all of Tiverton; Rosanna and Elam Kuepfer of Cardigan, P.E.I.; and Marilyn and Matthew Jantzi, of Powassan.


Lovingly remembered by his many nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles.


Grandson of Esther Zehr, of Listowel.


Predeceased by his mother, Susan Zehr; paternal grandfather, Aaron Zehr; maternal grandparents, Enos and Mary Wagler; uncles David, Reuben and Earl; and one nephew.


Family and friends were called to the home of David Zehr at 3006 Highway 21, R.R. #1, Tiverton, Ontario, all day on Thursday, April 12, 2018, where the funeral service was held on Friday, April 13, 2018, at 9:30 a.m. with Bishop Joseph A. Kuepfer officiating. Burial followed in the Old Order Amish Cemetery, Kincardine Township.


Arrangements entrusted to Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, 757 Princes Street, Kincardine, 519-396-2701.