Matthew Charles Gowen
YORKTOWN- Matthew Charles Gowen, 22 of Yorktown, passed away on Wednesday, July 12, 2017 after a tragic car accident. Born October 18, 1994 in Newport News, Virginia. He will be remembered for his unwavering love and ability to make others laugh.
He is survived by his parents Clint & Elaine Gowen; his son Matthew Wade Gowen; Sister Nicole Gowen. He also leaves grandparents Margaret and Clinton Gowen, and Mary Lou Burgess; Nephews Landon Reid Thomas; Aunts and Uncles- Becky Burgess, Bobby and Michelle Burgess, Larry and Deborah Burgess; Cousins- Tammy Sadjak, Kirstie Odom, Daniel and Jamie Burgess.
Viewing will be held Sunday July 16th from 5:00-7:00 pm at Amory Funeral Home in Grafton. The funeral service will be Monday the 17th at 12:00 pm at Amory Funeral home with a graveside service immediately following at Peninsula Memorial Park in Newport News, Virginia.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations in Matt’s name to Hampton Roads Morning of Hope charity. http://www.HamptonRoadsSOS-Hope.org/