Matthew Joseph Uhl
AGE: 22 • Little Egg Harbor
Matthew Joseph Uhl, 22, of Little Egg Harbor passed away on Friday, April 12, 2013, from his brain injury, after being hit by a car. Matt graduated from Pinelands Regional High School, Class of 2009, where he played football. He went on to college at Rowan University where he was set to graduate this May with a degree in business. He was a brother of Pi Kappa Alpha where he held the position of Treasurer. He loved all kinds of sports and was a die hard Miami Dolphins and Miami Heat fan.
Matt leaves behind his mother, Dawn M.; father, Albert J.; brother, Albert J. Jr.; sister, Caitlyn M., and nephew, Mikey, all of Little Egg Harbor. He will also be missed by his many aunts, uncles, cousins, friends, fraternity brothers and sisters, and girlfriend, Ashleigh Boyce.
Matt loved life and was there to help anyone in need. He would light up a room with his big smile and big brown eyes. Matthew touched the lives of so many people throughout his life's journey and is now a guardian angel watching over every one of us.
Visitation will be Thursday, April 18, from 2-4 & 7-9 PM, and Friday, April 19, from 9:30-11:00 AM, at Wood Funeral Home, 134 East Main St., Tuckerton, N.J. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 12 PM, at St. Theresa's R.C. Church, 450 Radio Rd., Little Egg Harbor, N.J. Burial will follow in Greenwood Cemetery, N. Green St., Tuckerton. Memorial Contributions may be made in his name to his fraternity. Send donations to Rowan University, Attn: Pi Kappa Alpha, 201 Mullica Hill Rd., Glassboro, N.J., 08028. Make contributions payable to Pi Kappa Alpha.
Published in Beach Haven Times & Asbury Park Press from Apr. 16 to Apr. 18, 2013.