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D. Bruce "Bubba" Matthews

December 3, 1946 ~ July 21, 2018 (age 71)

D. Bruce "Bubba"
Age 71, of Avalon, peacefully on Saturday, July 21, 2018.  Beloved father of Donna Lynn, Samuel Scott, Steven Allen and Michael Patrick; grandfather of Mariah Matthews; father-in-law of Angela Nicotra; son of the late Shirley Matthews; also survived by the mother of his children Esther Matthews-Morgenstern.  Bruce was an avid Pittsburgh Steeler and Pirate Fan. He enjoyed oldies music, western movies and western books.  He was a former Dark Room Technician at UPMC Montifiore Hospital.  In memory of Bruce, please wear your Steeler or Pirate Shirt.  Celebration of Bruce's Life will be held MONDAY 6-8 PM at McDONALD-LINN FUNERAL & CREMATION SERVICES,LLC, 529 California Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15202.   Memorial Service Tuesday 12 PM in Bridge City Church - Brighton Heights, 1615 Termon Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15212. In lieu of flowers, donations in Bruce's memory may be made to The Western Pennsylvania School for Blind Alumni, 201 North Bellefield Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 (  Please view and sign the family's online guestbook at;

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