Matthew J. Blum
Matthew J. Blum was practicing landings and takeoffs — known as "touch and goes" — at Boca Raton Airport just before the crash. His home-built Aventura II plane faltered, crumpling onto westbound Yamato Road and killing Blum on Sunday, killing Blum.
Published by The Palm Beach Post from Sep. 7 to Dec. 12, 2009.
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My Dad passed on....doing what he loved most....flying his plane....his true passion....just being a bird....he lived his life as a celebration.....he will be sorely missed and will be in our hearts and prayers forever and will never be forgotten....Rest in peace....you are together again with Mom.....I LOVE YOU DAD
Michael Blum
September 12, 2009
To the Blum family
My deepest sympathy during this difficult time. Take a moment during a wonderful sunset or on a brisk fall day and extend your thoughts and love to your father, this one is for you dad. It has helped me. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
Michael Ferguson
September 12, 2009
When tragedy strikes and takes the life of our loved ones, many cry out with great sorrow. Your tears are not unnoticed by Our Heavenly Father. Although your deep pain will not easily disappear, prayer to God will bring comfort to you as you grieve. The Bible assures us God "is healing the broken hearted ones, and is binding up their painful spot." Please accept my deepest sympathy.
Alfred Marshall
September 11, 2009
As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends.
Lorraine LeCheminant
September 10, 2009
I only knew Matt though were I worked at Vutec corp. He was always one who had to make a point of saying hello. He did some sculpure work there & was very respected & a man who loved life.
may god bless.
Paul O'Loughlin
September 10, 2009
Blum family, we are so sad for your loss and pray that your fond memories help you through this time. Matthew clearly "lived" life and valued his family! We always enjoyed visiting with him at Flakowitz or at his dock when we'd come to pick up the Schraier family for a day of boating and fun. We even ran into Michael recently at Two Georges. Our thoughts are with you, The Bruce Ring Family
September 10, 2009
Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time.
Gutterman Warheit Memorial Chapel
September 10, 2009
Dear Michael,

I am very sorry to hear about your fathers passing. I was thinking about you the other day while driving by the store. We are here for you if you need a friend or two.

Love,
Nancy Mercede
Nan Mercede
September 9, 2009
My thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories bring you comfort.
September 9, 2009
I have never meet Matt's family, but I've known him at Boca Airport and sometimes have conversations about planes and flying. I learn from him, and I want you to know how sad I feel to hear of his death.
He was a good and experienced pilot, he was also a fine person.I especially enjoyed his sense of humor.
His death is a loss for everyone.
Sincerely
Rick Franco
September 9, 2009
As a private pilot myself, I am sure that Matt was ecstatic whenever in flight as pilot-in-command. Whatever went wrong was apparently accidental and happened very quickly, hardly lessening the feeling to have "slipped the surley bonds of Earth... and touched the face of God" (John Magee 1919-1941). Our thoughts go out to you at this sad time.
Larry & Ricky Gettleman
September 9, 2009
My Sympathy, Love and Compassion are with You Michael and Your Family on the transition of Your dear Father.
I know he is with your Mom Florence and they are both united in Peace and Love.

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September 8, 2009
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