Christopher L. Mathews



Christopher Linn Mathews, age 51.  Sunrise February 12, 1964 and Sunset April 6, 2015.  Christhoper was bornin New Brighton, PA to the late James O. and Ruby Mathews.  He earned an Associates Degree from Franklin University.  Chris was a member of New Salem Baptist Church where he served with the Usher Board and Mens Auxillary. He was a Courier at UPS.  Left to cherish his memory, spouse Kyra L. Jones, son Andraus D. Mathews, sister Brenda L. Mathews, brothers John W. (Donna) Mathews, Marlon A. (Stacey) Mathews and Michael D. (Rose) Mathews and a host of other family and friends.  Visitation 11:00 am and Funeral 12:00 noon Saturday April 11, 2015 at New Salem Baptist Church 2956 Cleveland Ave.  Ministry of comfort entrusted to MARLAN J. GARY FUNERAL HOME 2500 Cleveland Ave.

Condolence Messages

  1. I meet Chris while working at UPS and it didn’t take long to realize he was a quality individual you could count on and call friend. Its a great loss losing someone like Chris but knowing he was a Child of God should give you some comfort in these hard times.Our prayers go out to Chris’s family and may God comfort and strengthen you.

  2. I was deeply saddened by the news of Chris Mathews passing. My heartfelt condolences to you and your family.


  3. Dearest Mathews family,
    Chris was my dear good friend who will be missed immensely. Gone way too soon. His love for his family and of others was deep. He never had a bad thing to say about anyone no matter their differences or struggles. He will always be remembered for such qualities and a wonderful friendship and love for everyone. His spirit, family life faith in God and life lessens learned through Chris’s examples will live on with the greatest of gratitude. My deepest condolence and unwavering prayers to all of you. Forever cherished and missed. Rest in peace my dear brother who is now resting peacfuly with his adorned mom and dad in heaven. You will be missed. God bless, Craig Nuin

  4. Praying that the entire family will experience the peace of God during this very difficult time.

  5. Valdon &Alberta Austin Sr.

    Our prayers go out to the family Chris was like a brother to us. We know he is in a better place and that we will meet up again one day

  6. Francesca R Schumann

    I am so devastated and at a loss of words to say to you. I am literally in shock as I am sure many of you are as well. It is my sincerest hope and desire that we feel God’s everlasting arms wrap around us and hold us all in this time of need. I am certain he is holding us and caring for all of us in our grief. Please if I am able to do anything don’t hesitate to call or ask me for it. Francesca Schumann

  7. Robert & Michelle Clark

    Dear Mathews family,

    We extend our deepest condolences to you at this time of sorrow.

    The Clark Family

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