MATTHEWS Chris On 17th March at home after an illness bravely borne, with his loving family by his side, aged 78 years, treasured husband of Alma, much loved dad of Noel and Jo, special grandad and great grandad. Funeral service to take place at Thorncliffe Crematorium on Friday, 22nd March at 9.15am. Family flowers only please, donations, if desired, to the British Heart Foundation. All enquiries to Co-op funeralcare, Barrow. Tel. 01229 820517.