Obituaries: Matthew David Tubbs

Tubbs, Matthew David, 50, of Southington, passed away Sept. 12, 2016 at St. Francis Hospital in Hartford. Born on Dec. 3, 1965 in New Britain, CT, he was a son of Leonard and Beverly (Corlis) Tubbs. For 14 years, Matt owned and operated his own business, Cutter’s Edge Lawncare, LLC. If you lived in Southington or Bristol, or any of the surrounding towns, Matt’s blue Cutter’s Edge Lawncare pickup truck was surely a prominent fixture going from jobsite to jobsite. Matt enjoyed camping with his family and friends and was a big NY Giants fan. Besides his parents, Matt leaves his daughter and son-in-law Bryanna and Robert Jaeggi of Branford, CT; his son William Tubbs of Southington, CT; his love Alicia Clock of Southington, CT, two brothers and a sister-in-law Jeffery and Tamera Tubbs of Plymouth, CT and Lenny Tubbs of Kensington, CT; three sisters Cathy Rogers of Bristol, CT, Candy Tubbs, also of Bristol, CT and Kim Motes of Alabama; two grandchildren Jayson Gibbs and Zachary Jaeggi and several nieces and nephews. Matt was predeceased by his brother-in-law David Rogers. A funeral service will be held Friday, Sept. 16, at 12pm at DuPont Funeral Home, 25 Bellevue Ave, Bristol. Burial will be at the convenience of the family. Calling hours will be Friday morning from 10-12pm at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 825 Brook St., I-91 Tech Center, Rocky Hill, CT 06067.Family and friends are invited to leave a condolence message by visiting www.DUPONTFUNERALHOME.comtubbs