Matthew R. Ammerman
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Noblesville, IN

Staff Sergeant Matthew Ryan Ammerman

29, of Noblesville, passed away on December 3, 2014 while conducting operations in support of Operation Enduring Freedom in the Zabul Province of Afghanistan, he was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 7th Special Forces Group at Eglin Air Force Base in Florida.

Matthew was born at Riverview Hospital on June 17, 1985 in Noblesville. Matthew was raised in Noblesville area. As a teen he enjoyed many hobbies and excelled at playing the violin.

Matthew joined the United States Army in July of 2004. He attended basic training, advanced individual training, and the United States Army Airborne School at Fort Benning, GA.

In 2006, he was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 509th Infantry Battalion at Fort Richardson, Alaska. He served in two deployments; in 2006, to Iraq and in 2009, to Afghanistan. While assigned to the 3rd 509th he served as a fire team leader, a squad leader, and an assistant gunner.

Matthew was then stationed at Fort Stewart, GA in 2011. He was assigned to the 3rdBattalion, 69th Armor Regiment; where he served as a senior sniper and squad leader.

In 2013, Matthew graduated as Special Forces Communication Sergeant and was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 7th Special Forces Group which he deployed with to Afghanistan in 2014 as part of Operation Enduring Freedom.

Matthew was a decorated soldier, and was awarded multiple medals throughout his military career.

"De Oppresso Liber"

The service to honor Matthew will be conducted on December 17, 2014 at Randall and Roberts Funeral Center , 1685 Westfield Road in Noblesville.

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Prayer Shawls 4 Fallen Soldiers ([email protected]) is an organization (formed 2009) with groups throughout the country who work to send handmade prayer shawls and/or lap robes to families who have lost a loved one while serving our country. Members of Trindle Spring Lutheran Church of Mechanicsburg, PA would like to extend our sincere sympathy and to honor your loved one's sacrifice and memory by sending our prayers and comfort through a prayer gift. If you are interested, please contact me at [email protected] with the names and addresses of those who would like to receive one and which gift they would like to receive. We will send our gift as soon as possible. Also, if you know of any other families who are grieving the loss of a loved on who died while serving our country, please pass along my e-mail address. May God bless you and comfort you in the days and years ahead. Sincerely, Lynne
Lynne Neibert
January 13, 2020
Forever grateful to you for your sacrifice for our nation and our freedoms. Peace be with you and your family.
November 12, 2019
I know there are no words to say at this time, except how sorry that I am. My thoughts and prayers are with you always. Matthew will never be forgotten.

For you every single soldier
Those who served so honorable
Your life was forever altered
While I'm home safe and free
I stand with grateful admiration
I stand respectful and so proud
I know I'm only a civilian
And I don't even know if it's allowed.

But I salute you; allow me the honor to salute you with permission let me say. Even though I hold no rank know that from my heart my humble gratitude comes from the deepest part.
I salute you.

For those missing in action;for those who didn't make it home.I know you're in God's presence you are not alone.For every neatly folded flag;for every shattered family I will do the only thing I know to dignify your memory.

I salute you, allow me the honor to salute you with permission let me say even though I hold no rank know that from my heart my humble gratitude comes from the deepest part.

I salute you.

I Salute You.

Suzanne MacDaniel,A Proud Aunt
SGT. David M.Fisher KIA 12/1/04 Iraq - -
Suzanne MacDaniel
July 25, 2015
Thank you SSG Matthew Ammerman. Our family will always be grateful to you for your service and sacrifice for our country.
May 28, 2015
Dear Ammerman Family,

Although you do not know us personally, on this Memorial Day we wanted you to know that you are in our thoughts. Our parish (Santa Clara de Asis in Yorba Linda California) is praying for our fallen heroes and their families. It is our hope that you will find comfort in the knowledge that we morn your loss, and deeply appreciate Matthew's sacrifice.
Rich and Nancy Michal
May 25, 2015
Dear Ammerman family,

I know there are no words to say at this time, except how sorry that I am. My thoughts and prayers are with you always. Matthew will never be forgotten.

For you every single soldier
Those who served so honorable
Your life was forever altered
While I'm home safe and free
I stand with grateful admiration
I stand respectful and so proud
I know I'm only a civilian
And I don't even know if it's allowed.

But I salute you; allow me the honor to salute you with permission let me say. Even though I hold no rank know that from my heart my humble gratitude comes from the deepest part. I salute you.
For those missing in action;for those who didn't make it home.
I know you're in God's presence you are not alone.
For every neatly folded flag;for every shattered family
I will do the only thing I know to dignify your memory.

I salute you, allow me the honor to salute you with permission let me say even though I hold no rank know that from my heart my humble gratitude comes from the deepest part.

I salute you.

I Salute You.

Suzanne MacDaniel,A Proud Aunt
SGT. David M.Fisher KIA 12/1/04 Iraq -
Suzanne MacDaniel
March 15, 2015
Hello,
We would like to express our deepest condolences and also let the Ammerman Family know that we recently made a small donation to The Green Beret Foundation in honor of Matthew R. Ammerman US Army Staff Sergeant. We recognize that this is a humble tribute, but we wanted you to know that it is heartfelt and made possible by thousands of like-minded individuals in the youth hockey community and beyond. We will not forget. May God Bless you and keep you strong.
Sincerely,
Charlie Gili & Family
On Behalf of the US Hockey Players Support Our Troops Campaign
Charlie Gili
January 11, 2015
Prayer Shawls 4 Fallen Soldiers ([email protected] is an organization with groups throughout the country who work to send handmade prayer shawls and/or lap robes to families who have lost a loved one while serving our country. Members of Trindle Spring Lutheran Church of Mechanicsburg, PA would like to extend our sincere sympathy and to honor your loved one's sacrifice and memory by sending our prayers and comfort through a prayer gift which will be mailed to you. If you are interested, please contact me at [email protected] with the names and addresses of those who would like to receive one and which gift they would like to receive. We will send our gift as soon as possible. Also, if you know of any other families who are grieving the loss of a loved on who died while serving our country, please pass along my e-mail address. May God bless you and comfort you in the days ahead. Sincerely, Lynne
Lynne Neibert
January 10, 2015
To friends and family of this hero; I pray peace for you. Your loss in this earth is God's gain. Rejoice in knowing he was protecting this great country. Rejoice in knowing that because of him you are safer. Thank you for sharing him with the world.
RitaAnn~
January 5, 2015
To the Ammerman Family, Please accept my deepest condolences for the loss of your loved one and Hero Matthew, and my sincerest gratitude for his service for our country.
God bless you Staff Sgt. Matthew R. Ammerman...you will not be forgotten.
S. Kronenwetter
December 28, 2014
My sincere condolences to the family and friends of Staff SGT. Matthew Ammerman.
The commitment to our great country is not something taken lightly with many sacrifieces made to serve in the military. Thank you for your service.
May your memories give you comfort in this time of sorrow.
I am deeply sorry for your loss.
Diana Harris
December 16, 2014
Our family would like to express our condolences to the family of SSG Matthew Ammerman. We will always be grateful to him for his service and sacrifice for our country. God Bless all of you.
December 15, 2014
To the family, friends, and military unit of SSgt. Ammerman, Please, accept my deepest condolences for your loss of Matthew. Also, my sincere gratitude for his dedicated service to our country. We will not forget his ultimate sacrifice to defend freedom and protect our way of life. He is a true American hero. May he rest in Peace and may you have comfort and healing for your loss.
M. Carpenter
December 11, 2014
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