In Memory of




Obituary for James "Jim" Matthews

James Leroy “Jim” Matthews passed away at the age of 91 after a prolonged illness at Methodist Hospital on March 14, 2022. Jim was employed as a Tool and Die Maker at Western Electric for over 32 years.

He was an avid outdoorsman enjoying trapshooting, fishing and hunting.

Jim was preceded in death by his father Walter; his mother, Elizabeth; his brother Elmer; his brother Donald and his sister Mary Elizabeth.

Jim leaves behind his wife of 68 years Charlotte and 6 sons- Timothy (Rachel), Kevin (Wendy), David (Leann Solene), Michael (Samantha), Joel and Patrick (Jody); there are nine grandchildren- Christopher (Michelle), Levi (Emily), Jessie, Sean, Shana, Allison, Brandi, Grant and Blake (Makenzie); Jim also leaves behind 9 great grandchildren- Charlotte, Theodore, Finnegan, Kellan, Darby, Chloe, Brooklynne, Bevin and Eli.

Services will be private for immediate family at a later date.

Online condolences may be left at

Moser Memorial Chapel, 2170 N. Somers Ave. Fremont, NE 68025 402-721-4490.