MATTHEW G. BUEHNER age 46, beloved son of Lawrence and Diane (nee Baughman); loving brother of Christopher (wife Jill) and Benjamin (wife Heather); devoted uncle of Noah, Luke, Brandon, Hannah, George and Sophie; dearest nephew of Janet and Randy Nowak, Mary and David Rupert, Steven and Nan Baughman; dear cousin and friend of many.
Matthew was born on January 15, 1976, in Chardon, OH. Matt attended and graduated from Bessie Benner Metzenbaum School in 1998. He participated in Special Olympics for 30 plus years in the Wheelchair Race, Soft Ball Throw and flirting with the ladies. Matt was an assembler in the workshop at Shelter Industries at Metzenbaum. He loved fishing, camping and was an avid Indians fan, traveling to Spring Training in Florida and Arizona. Matt loved to listen to rock n roll music, especially 50’s and 60’s classic music. He was very social and never knew a stranger. Matt loved chocolate milk and mac n cheese. On July 6, 2022, he left this world leaving behind those who knew and loved him. He will be dearly missed.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in memory of Matt to St. Helen Catholic Church 12060 Kinsman Rd., Newbury, OH_44065 or to The Metzenbaum Center 8200 Cedar Rd, Chesterland, OH 44026. Mass of Christian Burial Tuesday July 12,2022 at 10 AM at St. Helen Catholic Church. Burial following at All Souls Cemetery. Family will receive friends to pay tribute to and celebrate the life of Matt at THE DeJOHN FUNERAL HOME & CELEBRATIONS CENTER OF CHESTERLAND 12811 CHILLICOTHE ROAD (Rt. 306, just south of Mayfield Rd.) MONDAY 4-8 PM and TUESDAY MORNING at THE CHURCH 9-10 AM.
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