The family of Matt Tucker announce with love and pride that he fought cancer for over three years then died on Sunday, October 1, 2017 on his own terms, the way he lived his life. Matt was the fiercely proud and loving husband of Kristin Elizabeth (Aro) and father of Riley (12) and Jamey (11). He was the one and only son of Bunny Tucker and Colin Tucker (Elizabeth), and the baby brother of Darlene England (Mike) and Colleen Bedard (Tyler). Favourite Uncle Matt of Tucker, Emma, MacKenzie, Abbi and Kohen. Family and friends will gather to visit on Thursday, October 5, 2017 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm at the Paul Funeral Home. On Friday, October 6th at 2 pm will be a Celebration of Life service in the funeral home. Cremation to follow. If desired, donations to His Girls Education Trust Fund in memory of Matt would be appreciated. Condolences and tributes may be expressed at www.paulfuneralhome.ca. For more information, to make a donation or purchase flowers please contact the Paul Funeral Home, Powassan, (705-724-2024).