PROSPER — Matthew James Conte, 78, died December 22, 2019. He was born November 6, 1940 to Rocco and Madeline (Harris) Conte in Salamanca, New York.

He graduated from Aquinas High School in San Bernardino, California and eventually received both an associate and bachelor’s degrees from college. He worked for many years in the telecommunication business. He married the love of his life, Sue (Vanlandingham) Conte April 27, 1965.

Matthew is survived by his son, Michael Conte and wife, Sarah of Park City, Kansas; daughter, Michelle Maurer and husband, Michael of Prosper; grandchildren, Logan Conte of Thornton, Colorado and Peyton and Ethan Maurer of Prosper; and many other family members. He was preceded in death by his wife and parents.