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Official Obituary of

Matthew P. Waszkiewicz

August 4, 1967 ~ March 28, 2024 (age 56) 56 Years Old

Matthew Waszkiewicz Obituary

“It Is What It Is”

Matthew P. Waszkiewicz, 56, passed away March 28, 2024. He was born in Akron to the late Paul and Candace (Vaughn), was a highly skilled carpenter, and worked with his close friend Alex for 32 years.

Matthew had a zest for life, was a renowned jokester … and loved his beer.  He also had a talent as “The Weather Man”, you could always count on him for the weather. He was always willing to help anyone in need and was a great father and grandfather. He will be deeply missed.

He is survived by his children, Matthew II (Kayla), Kristin and Hunter; granddaughter, Elliana; siblings, Jimmy (Francie), Rachel and Anna Biggs; step-father, John Biggs; the mother of his children, Kathy; best friends, Mark, Alex and Ray; and many other loving relatives and friends.

Calling hours will be held Thursday, April 4, 2024, from 2 – 5 p.m. at the Eckard Baldwin Funeral home and Chapel, 760 E. Market St., Akron, OH 44305. A memorial service will follow at 5:00 p.m. with Pastor Darrell Frazier officiating. After the service, a memorial dinner will be held at Allenside Athletic Club, 2533 Manchester Rd., Akron, OH 44319 starting at 7 p.m.. 

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to suicide prevention https://988lifeline.org/donate/

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April 4, 2024

2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Eckard Baldwin Funeral Home
760 E. Market Street
Akron, Ohio 44305

Memorial Service
April 4, 2024

5:00 PM
Eckard Baldwin Funeral Home
760 E. Market Street
Akron, Ohio 44305


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