Bernard "Bernie" Charles Matthew died Thursday, April 11, 2013 from a sudden heart attack. Bernie was born January 1, 1934 in Webster City, Iowa. He graduated from Webster City High School and attended Webster City Junior College. He served in the U.S Air Force during the Korean War as a radio mechanic. He moved to the Cedar Rapids area in 1960 and worked at Collins Radio, Amana Refrigeration and LeFebure before retiring.