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Matthew Childress

September 20, 1967 - May 16, 2022
Zeeland, MI


Celebration of Life Gathering

Thursday, August 4, 2022
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM EDT
Lawrence Street Park
100 W Lawrence Street
Zeeland, MI 49464

Life Story / Obituary


Matthew James Childress was called home on Monday, May 16, 2022. He was a graduate of West Ottawa High School and had special interest in computer programming.

He was a loving son, brother, and uncle. He was preceded in death by his parents, Monroe and Nancy Childress. He is survived by his sisters, Jamie Dams, Marilyn (Bob) Rainey, Judy Seals, by his brother, Larry Childress, and several nieces and nephews.

A Celebration of Life gathering will be 5-7 pm Thursday (August 4) at the Lawrence Street Park, 100 W Lawrence Street in Zeeland, MI.

In lieu of flowers, you can make a donation to the Alzheimer's Association.

Arrangements are by the Dykstra Funeral Home-Northwood Chapel.