Obituary of John Daniel Matthews Jr.
John Daniel Matthews, Jr., 55, of Winamac, IN passed away at home on Monday, February 20, 2023. He was born on May 16, 1967 in Hammond, IN to John D. “JD” and Reathey [Flippo] Matthews. Junior drove semi most of his life. He loved fishing and hunting. Most of all, he loved spending time with his family, especially his children.
He is survived by:
Connie [Grigsby] Clemans, Winamac, IN Beloved Friend
Kimberly (Travis) Doedan, Winamac, IN Daughter
Tyson Matthews, Winamac, IN Son
Natasha Matthews, Winamac, IN Daughter
Katie Matthews, Medaryville, IN Daughter
Danielle (Patrick) Melton, London, KY Daughter
Shiann Clemans, Winamac, IN Daughter
Samantha (John) Scripter, Winamac, IN Daughter
Elijah Matthews, Medaryville, IN Son
16 Grandchildren: Isaac, Brycen, Bryleigh, Khloe, Lilian, Tylor, Natalie, Kylie, Rowan, Grace, Hunter, Adalynn, Aiden, Ashton, Corey, and Winter
Reathey M. [Flippo] Matthews, Knox, IN Mother
Charles (Al) Stamper, Winamac, IN Brother
Several Nieces and Nephews
Preceded in death by:
John D. “JD” Matthews, Father
Bentley Wayne Button, Infant Grandson
Leyton Leroy Matthews, Grandson
Isabella Sue Ann Day, Infant Granddaughter
Terry Lee Matthews, Brother
James Walton “Jim” Matthews, Brother
Visitation will be from 4-6 PM EST Friday, February 24, 2023 at Frain Mortuary Querry-Ulbricht Chapel in Medaryville, IN.
Funeral Services will be held at 6 PM EST Friday, February 24, 2023 at Frain Mortuary Querry-Ulbricht Chapel in Medaryville, IN with Pastor James Rowe officiating.
Private Burial will take place at The Alexander Heinemann Memorial Cemetery in Ora, IN.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the funeral home to assist the family with funeral expenses.
Online Tributes may be offered at www.frainmortuary.com.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Frain Mortuary Querry-Ulbricht Chapel in Medaryville, IN.To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of John Matthews Jr., please visit Tribute Store
In Loving Memory
John Matthews Jr.
1967 - 2023
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