Matthew Chaignot
Brainard Funeral Home and Cremation Center - Wausau Chapel
522 Adams St
Wausau, WI
Chaignot, Matthew

Matthew G. Chaignot, age 27, of Wausau, died Tuesday, June 17, 2014 as a result of a car accident.

Matt was born on March 5, 1987 in Wausau to Ken Chaignot and Pamela Hendrickson. He graduated from Wausau East High School in 2005 and went on to work at Marathon Electric.

Matt loved his family. His kids were the most important part of his life. Matt enjoyed watching and competing in MMA, animals, camping, hunting, sitting around a bon fire, and cooking out.

Matt is survived by his mother Pamela (Fred) Hendrickson; father Ken Chaignot; fiancé Stacey Kyle; daughters Serenity and Liana Chaignot; brother E.J. Hendrickson; Grandma Mary Laughnan, Grandma Kathy Chaignot, Grandma Barb (Fritz) Hendrickson; good friend Nate Hagenbucher and several aunts, uncles, and cousins.

He is preceded in death by his Grandpa Fred Laughnan and Grandpa Tuffy Chaignot.

Funeral Service will be held at 4:00 pm on Saturday, June 21, 2014 at Highland Community Church, 1005 North 28th Ave., Wausau. The Rev. Ken Moberg will officiate. Visitation will take place from 1:00 p.m. until the time of service at the church on Saturday.

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Published by Wausau Daily Herald on Jun. 19, 2014.
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Matt you are still in our thoughts daily. You, Stacy , and girls. I look out at the swing set in my yard and I can still see you pushing serenity on the swing. You seem happy as can be and that's my favorite memory of you.
Amber Scholl
June 9, 2015
Kenny and Pam, my heart goes out to you both.To loose a son is one of the hardest things to deal with.Our love and prayers go out to you both.
Craig and Jana Taft
June 22, 2014
Matt, you will be sadly missed Kevin your Dad ,nick ,Nate And Sam your extended family will have you in thoughts and prayers always. Nathan your best friend ever will be there for each and everything you would have ever wanted RIP my friend , Forever missed.
June 21, 2014
Deepest sympathy to Stacey and family as you hold on to fond memories of your loved one.
Sue Strehlow-Pedersen
June 21, 2014
Pam, I am so sorry to hear about Matthew. My prayers are with you and your family. Carol Kriel
Carol Kriel
June 20, 2014
Never forgotten... rest in paradise my friend!
June 20, 2014
So sorry to hear about Matt, He trained in kickboxing with me at my home. It was a honor to have met him.
Greg Vaughn
June 20, 2014
So sorry to hear about Matt. He trained kickboxing at my home with me, It was a honor to get to know him. Greg Vaughn wausau.
June 20, 2014
Love n miss u little brother
Jessica Gutowski
June 20, 2014
So sorry for your loss, God Bless
tammy williams
June 19, 2014
So sorry for your lost. My thoughts and prayers are with your families.
Jacqueline Kerstner (Whippler)
June 19, 2014
I was so happy to have gotten to know you and your two beautiful daughters. All the times we hung out as families. Also glad to have made friends with your beautiful fiance Stacy. You will be truly missed by all of us.
Amber Rhode
June 19, 2014
Anon. Anon
June 19, 2014
Anon. Anon
June 19, 2014
I'm sorry I didn't get more time to spend with Matt. My condolences.
Kevin Chaignot
June 19, 2014
sheri volm
June 19, 2014
so sorry to hear of this prayers go out to his family and special friends that were like family to him....
sheri volm
June 19, 2014
Pam, so very very sorry to hear of the loss of Matthew. You are in my prayers. LaDon
LaDon Lyon
June 19, 2014
My Sincere Condolences. What a tragedy. I knew Mat's Great Grandparents (Lester). Our prayers are with you during this differcult time.
Lloyd Roberts
June 18, 2014
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