The writer is survived by his own wife Ruth Ann Woodson and his three kids. The writer came to be in Allendale New Jersey by Norwegian Immigrant parents. The writer was raised in Brooklyn and served in the second world war. His writings have gotten classic classics crossing lovers in several generations. Matheson also composed several Edgar Allan Poe versions, including “House of Usher,” “The Pit and the Pendulum” and “The Raven,” for filmmaker Roger Corman.
Richard Matheson Net Worth $35 Million
Matheson’s three kids followed in his footsteps and became screenplay writers and fiction novels. Matheson was scheduled to get the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Movies’ Visionary Award through the Saturn Awards on Wednesday. The prize will likely be presented posthumously, as well as the occasion will now be dedicated to Matheson.