Matthew died suddenly on January 2, 2015. He held a PhD in linguistics and he was in the final stages of completing his exhaustive study of the grammar of Inuktitut, the Inuit Language. He joins his beloved mother Marcia Francesca. He is survived by his father David, his sister Juliana Beach Forsythe, his nephew Henry Forsythe and his niece Georgina Forsythe. Matthew will be greatly missed by friends and family. May this gentle soul find peace.
- The Toronto Star, 10 Jan 2015.