Matthew R. Burd, 76

W. Trenton: Matthew R. Burd, 76 died Friday at Chandler Hall in Newtown, Pa.

Matt was raised in Lambertville and had lived in Ewing Twp. since 1993. He was a member of the Fleetwing Fire Co. and had worked for the City of Lambertville in the Sanitation Department for 19 years retiring in 2009. He and his late wife Ronnie Burd owned and operated M & R Cleaning Service and Matt was always known to have other part time jobs over the years.

Son of the late Albert J. Burd, Sr. and Ellen McGhie Burd and brother of the late Alice Lind and Albert J. Burd, Jr., he is survived by one daughter Susan Rufh, two sons Richard and James Burd, one brother David K. Burd and his wife Sharon, four grandchildren, Cody and Jared Burd, Andrew and Courtney Rufh.

Funeral services will be held Monday July 24 at 11:30 am at the Garefino Funeral Home, 12 N. Franklin St. Lambertville. Burial will follow in the Holcombe-Riverview Cemetery, Delaware Twp. Visitation will be Monday from 10:00 am until the time of the service at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105.