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Funeral Service

First Baptist Church - Waterloo
Wednesday June 19th, 2019
11:00am

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Jonah Kellim Matthews


Jonah Kellim Matthews, 23, of Waterloo, IL, died June 14, 2019, in Fults, IL. He was born January 29, 1996, in St. Louis, MO.


He is survived by his parents David and Debra (nee Kellim) Matthews; brothers Joshua (Jamie) Matthews, Jacob (Kristen) Matthews, Jordan (Brook) Matthews, Jeremiah Matthews, & Jesse Matthews; nieces and nephews Ashton, Amos, and Abe, and Quinn Matthews; grandparents Ray and Gloria Matthews; aunts; uncles; and cousins.


He is preceded in death by his grandparents Bob and Sue Kellim.


Jonah was a member of First Baptist Church - Waterloo, Waterloo FFA (Star Farmer and State Degree), and Monroe County Young Leaders (Farm Bureau).


As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to: 
Family Wishes


Visitation:
4 PM to 8 PM Tuesday, June 18, 2019 at Quernheim Funeral Home
10 AM until time of service Wednesday at First Baptist Church


Funeral:
11 AM Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at First Baptist Church in Waterloo, IL
Pastor Daryl Skaer officiating
Interment at Kolmer Memorial Cemetery in Waterloo, IL
 


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He always had a smile. I will not forget him.

Emily Bade Jun 13 2020 12:00 AM

I am so sorry for your loss. May the words of our loving heavenly Father bring your family comfort and strength during this most difficult time as He promises to bring our loved ones back to life in a perfect world where there will be no more suffering or death (John 5:28-29 & Revelation 21:4).

Marty Jun 21 2019 12:00 AM

A RAY OF SUNSHINE was sent on June 18, 2019

Jonah was a ray of sunshine in so many lives. Our deepest condolences for your loss. With Love Troy & Amy Petee

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