Matthew L. Ehlers 06/03/2018

Posted by on Jun 21, 2018 in Obituaries | 2 comments



Weymouth- Matthew L. Ehlers, age 86, entered into eternal life on June 3, 2018. Matt was born and raised in South Boston and has lived in Weymouth since 1966. Mr. Ehlers served in the Air Force stateside during the Korean War. Mr. Ehlers was an  installer for New England Telephone Company for many years. Matt was an avid Bruins, Red Sox and Patriot fan.  Beloved  and devoted husband of 55 years to Margaret “Peggy” M. (Long). Devoted father of Laura Gagnon and her husband John of Weymouth, Karen Costello and her husband Michael of Quincy, Scott Ehlers and his wife Jill of Weymouth. Beloved brother of Ann Caruso, formerly of Braintree, the late Mae Cellucci, Dorothy,  Kenneth, John, and Thomas Ehlers. Loving grandfather to Erica, Katie, Sarah, Hailey and Michael. Brother- in- law to Patricia Barret and her husband Jim and Ellen McPhilomy and her husband Bob Schmidt.  Funeral from the Clancy-Lucid Funeral Home, 100 Washington St. Weymouth on Friday, June 8 at xx a.m.  Funeral Mass in the Sacred Heart Church Weymouth at xx am.  Relatives and friends are respectfully invited. Visiting hours on Thursday from 2-4 and 6-8 pm. Burial in Fairmount Cemetery, Weymouth.  If desired, donations may be made in his memory to Sacred Heart Church, 55 Commercial St. Weymouth, MA 02188


  1. 6-22-2018

    My sincere condolences to your family. May you find comfort in the promise of Revelation 21:4 of a time when death will be no more and loved ones will be reunited.

  2. 6-26-2018

    Dear Peggy,
    We have loved being in Florida however we have missed our friendship, ballgames and beers together!
    I miss working in one anthers yards and pools and simply sharing time together. I will always treasure
    the 41 years that we were great friends & neighbors!
    Bob & Beverly

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *