Matthew P.A. Buffey

  • Born: November 27, 1970
  • Died: November 17, 2019
  • Location: Bedford, New Hampshire

Lambert Funeral Home & Crematory

1799 Elm St
Manchester, NH 03104

Tel. (603) 625-6951

Tribute & Message From The Family

Matthew P.A. Buffey, 48, of Bedford, died suddenly on November 17, 2019, at his residence.
Born in Wales, UK on November 27, 1970, he was the son of Peter D. and Christine A. (White) Buffey. He was a graduate of King Philip High School, Wrentham, MA, and earned two associates degrees from Manchester Community College in electrical engineering and in welding. Matthew also completed a certificate course in photography. He worked as a welding manager for Mill Metals for four years.
Matthew survived cancer at the age of 10. He enjoyed target shooting, fishing, spending time in the White Mountains, and relaxing on the Pemigawasset River . He also enjoyed classic rock music. Matthew was a generous, giving, hard working man who felt the need to give back to society. He was a kind hearted man who lived life to the fullest, and did everything to the best of his ability. Above all else, he will be remembered as a loving son, brother, nephew, uncle, and friend.
Matthew was predeceased by his father, Peter D. Buffey.
Surviving family members include his mother, Christine A. Buffey of Bedford; his sister, Penelope C. L. Buffey of Bedford; two half siblings, Paul Buffey and wife Susan, and their son Mark of England; Mary Fox and husband Danny, and their son Thomas of England; two uncles, Andrew White and John White; aunt Kathleen Winckle; and many cousins.
A Celebration of Life took place on Saturday, December 7, 2019 in Lambert Funeral Home & Crematory, 1799 Elm St., corner of North St., Manchester. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Matthew's memory to: Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284 or Jimmy Fund, 10 Brookline Place, Brookline, NH 02445.


Condolence & Memory Journal

Matt was a truly nice person. He had an easy laugh and good stories to tell. So sorry to have to say good bye to him so soon.

Posted by Shirley Hebert - Bedford, NH - Family Friend   November 27, 2019

I am so very sorry to hear about Matt and want to extend my most sincere condolences regarding his passing. He was always the person in the room ready to laugh (even if it was at your expense) and the sparkle in his eyes will always be missed.

Posted by Marlys Cave - Nashua, NH - Friend   November 25, 2019

The Mill Metals group is so sorry to hear of the family's loss. We want to express our most sincere sympathies to you and the family during this difficult time. Matt was a valuable and respected member of our team and the effects of his passing are being felt here by his fellow employees and management. He will be greatly missed and his work here will not soon be forgotten.
Please accept our sincere condolences for you and the family. Know that our thoughts and prayers are with you and his family and friends during this difficult time.

Posted by Danielle Boulanger - Mill Metals in Manchester, NH - Coworker   November 19, 2019

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