Irvin Mattivi, 83, son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Agostino Mattivi of Kersey, died quietly at home on Wednesday, March 13, 2013.He was born on Aug. 25, 1929. Upon returning from the Korean War, he married the love of his life, Geraldine C. (Jean) Mattivi on June 20, 1953, and raised their four daughters in Raleigh, N.C. They have eight grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. He retired from IBM in 1995. He stayed active in his church, St. Joseph's Catholic Church, and with the Knights of Columbus. He was a loving example to his family and friends, and to all. Visitation for Irvin Mattivi will take place on Sunday, March 17, 2013 at a funeral home in Raleigh, N.C. The funeral service is on Monday, March 18, 2013 at 11 a.m. at St. Joseph's Catholic Church. In lieu of flowers, donations may be given to your favorite charity.