William Mathew Lindfors
William Mathew Lindfors
William Mathew Lindfors was born on July 24th 1933  to swedish immigrant parents, Edla and Matt Lindfors.

Matt was the editor for the swedish press in Vancouver BC Canada. In William's (Bill) late teens he went to Sweden with hismother, and later joined the Swedish Air Force as a fighter pilot during the cold war.

Later he married his sweetheart Carin Mattiasson who lived in the farm country of northern Sweden. Later they moved with their two children Rene'e and Robert to Stockholm Sweden, where William worked as a pilot for Scandinavian airlines(SAS).

In 1967 William moved to Seattle, WA where William landed a new job at United Airlines, and his family joined him there a year later.

A few years later he attained the rank of captain, and also taught other pilots to fly the 747 before retiring.

William and his first wife Carin had a wonderful life in their home in Kirkland, WA overlooking Lake Washington and the Olympics Mountains, they traveled extensively and had an exciting life. Sadly Carin passed away on January 13 1994.

Later William remarried Hae Nan, they lived in Hawaii, Palm Desert and Las Vegas. However when William became ill he moved to Winnemucca, Nevada with daughter Rene'e and son-in-law Martin Ulstein. They were his caretakers to the very end of his life. William loved Winnemucca and all the wonderful people. He loved birdwatching and sightseeing. William Lindfors was a devout christian and loved the Lord. William passed away in peace with his daughter and son-in-law by his side on March 20, 2020 At 6:50 a.m. He was loved by many and will be missed by many. He was a kind generous man and was always helping other people.

Psalm 23.