Randy L. Matthews, 53, of Searsport, passed away unexpectedly on Feb. 2, 2012. He was born Jan. 30, 1959 in Bangor to Harry and Hazel (Palmer) Matthews.

Randy enjoyed four-wheeling, fishing and the outdoors. He enjoyed auto mechanics and loved to make a good deal trading or swapping items.

He is predeceased by both parents and a brother, Larry.

Survivors include his significant other of 29 years, Tammie Merrifield of Searsport and a son, Dalton Matthews, also of Searsport; his siblings, Evelyln Roman, Geraldine Coffin and her husband Vernard, Lois Noyes, Daniel Matthews and his fiance Michelle, all of Searsport; and several nieces and nephews.

Services will be announced at a later date. Burial will be at the family lot at Elmwood Cemetery in Searsport. Arrangements are under the care of Riposta Funeral Home. Online condolences may be offered to the family at ripostafh.com.