He was a 2003 graduate of Admiral King High School, where he was a wrestler. Matthew was a Cub Scout and Boy Scout. His greatest passion was for music, volunteering and always willing to lend a helping hand. Matthew had value for every life. His interest includes fashion, fishing and camping.
Survivors include his mother, Mary Ann Huffman (nee Gach ) of Elyria; father, William C., Jr. of Wellington; brother, Jarred Logan of Elyria; maternal grandmother, Mary Gach; and was loved by all his aunts, uncles and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, William C., Sr. and Jean Evelyn Huffman (nee Fullen).
The family will receive friends Monday, December 16, 2013 from 5 to 8 P.M. at the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 38475 Chestnut Ridge Rd. (at St. Rt. 57), Elyria. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 10 A.M. at St. Judes Church, 590 Poplar St., Elyria (please meet at the church). The Rev. Fr. Frank P. Kosem, Pastor, will be the Celebrant. Entombment will be at St. Josephs Cemetery, Avon.
Family suggest memorial donations can be made to the Matthew R. Huffman Memorial fund c/o any First Merit Bank.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.laubenthalmercado.com