Wednesday, October 29, 2008

Matthew "Matt" McCann, 45, of Parsons, formerly of Fort Scott, died at 8:15 a.m., Saturday, October 25, 2008, at his home. He had been in failing health.

He was born September 27, 1963, in Fort Scott, Kan., to Patrick E. and Wanda Mae (Hall) McCann. He grew up and attended schools in Fort Scott and was a graduate of Fort Scott High School.

He was employed by the City of Fort Scott Police Department, as a dispatcher, until he was injured in an automobile accident and became disabled.

He was a Catholic. He enjoyed listening to music.

Survivors include one brother, Glenn McCann. and numerous other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m., Friday, October 31, 2008, at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Parsons. Burial committal services will be held at 12 noon at Evergreen Cemetery in Fort Scott.

Memorials are suggested to the donor's choice. These may be left at or mailed to Forbes-Hoffman Funeral Home, P.O. Box 374, Parsons, Kan. 67357.