Corporal Matthew |
Matthew P. Lance Corporal Pathenos, died Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2007.
Beloved son of Gus (Bren) Pathenos and Paula Erney; dear brother of Sgt. Christopher G. Pathenos U.S.M.C., Courtney Grannemann, Kayla Erney, Melanie (Steve) Johnes and William Jenkins; grandson of George and Mary Pathenos; the late Clara and Paul Ertman; Pauline (Bill) Giddings and the late William Highley; uncle of Olivia Johnes; boyfriend of Jessica Determan; dear nephew, cousin, friend and marine brother.
Matthew paid the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom and the future generations of this country. Matthew lived as though Heaven is on Earth. He sang as though no one could hear him and danced as though no one was watching him.
If desired, contributions may be made to Injure Marine Semper Fi Fund, 825 College Blvd., Suite 102, Oceanside, Calif., 92057 Friends may sign the family's on-line guestbook at schrader.com.
Visitation: Friends may call from 1 to 9 p.m. Friday, Feb. 16, 2007, at St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, 4967 Forest Park Ave., St. Louis, Mo. 63108.
Funeral: Funeral Mass will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday at St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, , Interment New St. Marcus Cemetery
SCHRADER FUNERAL HOME
Published in Belleville News-Democrat from Feb. 15 to Feb. 16, 2007