Serving West Michigan Since 1899

Paige Mata

March 13, 2001 - September 17, 2016
Holland, MI



Friday, September 23, 2016
2:00 PM to 5:00 PM EDT
Christ Memorial Chapel
595 Graafschap Road
Holland, MI 49423

Please use entrance D


Saturday, September 24, 2016
12:00 PM EDT
Christ Memorial Church
595 Graafschap Road
Holland, MI 49423

Service will be in the main sanctuary


At the family's request memorial contributions are to be made to those listed below. Please forward payment directly to the memorial of your choice.

Harderwyk Ministries Youth Group
1627 West Lakewood Blvd.
Holland, MI 49424

Christ Memorial Youth Group
595 Graafschap Road
Holland, MI 49423

Life Story / Obituary


Paige Meilin Mata, 15, of Holland went home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Saturday, September 17, 2016.

Paige was a sophomore at Holland High School. She was a daughter, granddaughter, sister and friend. Paige was caring, loving, happy, adventurous, servant-hearted and loved Jesus with all her heart. She was involved in ministry and serving children. Paige left a legacy of love. She was preceded in death by her grandfather Robert Thorington in 2011.

She is survived by her parents: Pablo and Julie Mata of Holland; sisters: Jennifer and Philip Millard of Greenville, Katherine Mata of Holland and Stacy Mata of Holland; grandmother: Betty Thorington of Cedar Springs; grandparents: Gregory and Sabina Mata of Holland; many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and a multitude of friends.

A funeral service will be 12:00 pm, Saturday, September 24, 2016 at Christ Memorial Church (main sanctuary), 595 Graafschap Road in Holland. Rev. John Burden will be officiating with Rev. Britton Smith and Father Charles Brown also participating in the service. Burial will be in Pilgrim Home Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 2-5 pm, Friday, September 23, 2016 at Christ Memorial Chapel, please use entrance D. Memorial contributions may be given to Harderwyk Ministries Youth Group or Christ Memorial Church Youth Group. Arrangements are by Dykstra Funeral Home – Mulder Chapel. To sign an on-line registry or leave a memory please visit