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“I didn't know Matt as well as other people at Ikea, but he was a good guy in my eyes. I think we should celebrate his life, and try not to be sad...Read More »
1 of 50 | Posted by: Ken Blevins - Calhoun, GA

“We will always miss you! ”
2 of 50 | Posted by: Tiffany and Taylor - Elkton, MD

“To My Dear Cousin Matt, You left this world way too early and will be missed dearly by All. May the Peace of the Lord be with you always. To...Read More »
3 of 50 | Posted by: Tanya Smargiassi - Breinigsville, PA

“Words cannot express the impact of losing you, Matthew. Clearly you have touched many lives and we are all better people for having known you. Your...Read More »
4 of 50 | Posted by: Charlie Hess - Bel Air, MD

“Mattie was such a joy to be around What wonderful giving Old soul !! This world will miss you as will all your friends and family and most of Peyton ...Read More »
5 of 50 | Posted by: Gail Grosh - Elkton, MD - Friend

“We were so sorry to hear of Matt's passing. We had some good memories with Matt in North East, MD living near him. Nancy, Jack and family you are in...Read More »
6 of 50 | Posted by: Cris and Dave Chisholm and family - FL

“Dearest Nancy, Jack & Family,We love you so much. Our hearts are so saddened by Matt's passing. The Lord holds him now and the Angels will enjoy his...Read More »
7 of 50 | Posted by: Jean & Lloyd - Clarksville, TN

“Jack & Nancy, Our family is sending prayers for you in this time of sorrow. While we cannot possibly understand the grief you are feeling, we wish...Read More »
8 of 50 | Posted by: Jennifer Thayer - Clarksville, TN

“Matt, it is diffucult to know that I will never see you again. i will miss all the times we used to hang out and the countless hours we spent at...Read More »
9 of 50 | Posted by: SSgt Miller, Dennis - Edgewood, MD

“You were truly a great guy. Until we meet again. ”
10 of 50 | Posted by: Catherine C. - Wilmington, DE

“Matt was a wonderful man who made everyone smile and laugh. He will be missed by everyone who knew him. ”
11 of 50 | Posted by: Jessica Shires - North East, MD

“Jack,Nancy and Family Your in our thoughts and prayers at this sad time.You know you will all be together again ,may Matt rest in peace. ...Read More »
12 of 50 | Posted by: Charlie and Judy McCarthy - MD

“Dear Jack, Nancy and Family, We are so so sorry for your loss. May Matt rest in peace.We will especially keep Peyton in our thoughts and prayers! ...Read More »
13 of 50 | Posted by: The Evans Family - Somerdale, NJ

“Matt you will be missed you were like a brother to me R.I.P ”
14 of 50 | Posted by: Joe Sexton - Elkton, MD

“Wow I can't believe you are really gone... I will never forget you my friend or all the good times at Cecil Provisions... I can not get over the fact...Read More »
15 of 50 | Posted by: Sandi Bodnar - Elkton, MD

“Nancy and Jack, I cannot express how sorry I am for your loss. Matt was a great guy and always one of my favorites. My thoughts and prayers go out...Read More »
16 of 50 | Posted by: Peg Bradley - Elkton, MD - Friend

“You will be missed here on earth. Just know that we will meet again in heaven. Soar with the angels Matt, and Rest in Peace my friend. ”
17 of 50 | Posted by: Teri Martin - Havre de Grace, MD

“Dear Nancy and Jack. We are very sorry for your loss. We are keeping both of you in our thoughts and prayers. We love you Ann and David Kern...Read More »
18 of 50 | Posted by: Ann and David Kern - Clarksville, TN

“I am sending my condolences and I'm sure you miss Matthew very much. My heart goes out to you at this time and in the days ahead. May special...Read More »
19 of 50 | Posted by: Angela - Philadelphia, PA

“Nancy and Jack, I am so very sorry for your the loss of your beloved son. My heart hurts with you. Love, Nancy Schramm ”
20 of 50 | Posted by: Nancy Schramm - Cecil Woods

“Nancy and Jack Words cannot express the sorrow and sympathy felt for you now. I pray God grant you all the strength you need. ”
21 of 50 | Posted by: pat darnell - clarksvill eTn

“Dear Jack and Nancy, Our hearts are saddened by your loss. We cannot imagine what you are going through right now......just know that our...Read More »
22 of 50 | Posted by: Diane & Billy Austin - TN

“Matt, your body may be gone but your spirit will always be with the people whose lives you are part of. You will be missed but never forgotten. RIP...Read More »
23 of 50 | Posted by: Amos Webb - Rising Sun, MD

“Matt you were a great guy and you will b sorely missed but never forgotten ”
24 of 50 | Posted by: Sherri Penrow - Havre de grace, MD

“Our thoughts and prayers go out to Matts family. You will be missed our dear friend> R.I.P.Matt. ”
25 of 50 | Posted by: theresa daily and floyd farmer

“R.I.P friend so sad you left us so young. My prayers go out to your family ”
26 of 50 | Posted by: virginia smith - NorthEast, MD

“Matt, had a ton of great times with you at work. Always funny and bright. It won't be the same without you. I still can feel you at work. Rest easy....Read More »
27 of 50 | Posted by: Bryant Bowen - Elkton, MD

“Matt you were a true buddy and friend. I will never forget our childhood or younger years. You will be missed; and I love you man, you were like a...Read More »
28 of 50 | Posted by: Michael Greenleaf - Rising Sun, MD

“Dear Nancy, Jack & family. We are extremely sorry for your loss.I love you both and fell sorry so much distance separate us at this time, our...Read More »
29 of 50 | Posted by: Josiane & Richard Kantner - FL

“My heart goes out to Matt's family and friends and everyone who knew and loved Matt , if you knew Matt you loved him . My heart is saddened for I...Read More »
30 of 50 | Posted by: John PILONE ( PAPPA -JOHN) - MD

“My dearest Nancy and Jack, Please know that you are in my heart, prayers, and thoughts during this time of indescribable sorrow . You will be...Read More »
31 of 50 | Posted by: Dee Anderson - Clarksville, TN

“Nancy and Jack, You and your family are in our prayers, hearts and minds. Matthew is watching over you both, his son and all his loved ones right...Read More »
32 of 50 | Posted by: Stacy Cook - Clarksville, TN

“Rest in peace our dear friend ”
33 of 50 | Posted by: Mel & Jeanie Lowden - Hilltop, NJ

“My you aways rest in eternal peace my brother ”
34 of 50 | Posted by: Rick Compher - Delta, PA

“I had the pleasure of meeting and knowing Matt through Union meetings and Executive Board meetings, and though we were on different shifts, he would...Read More »
35 of 50 | Posted by: William Shrewsbury - Elkton, MD

“I did not personally know Matt, but as a co-worker he will be truly missed. RIP ”
36 of 50 | Posted by: Karrie King - Darlington, MD

“MY HEART AND PRAYERS GO OUT TO ALL OF MATT"'S FAMILY AND FRIENDS ”
37 of 50 | Posted by: Joy Ohara - newark, DE

“Mat your an angel now I will look out fore your little man Payton all my life as if he were my own son all my love my brother ”
38 of 50 | Posted by: Thomas Hiotakis - Somerdale, NJ

“Matt, as you know you will always be in my heart. I will miss you dearly. Rest in peace brother. ”
39 of 50 | Posted by: Nakia Blackwell - Edgewood, MD

“Just want the family to know that you are being remembered during this difficult time. My prayers go out for each and every one. God will guide you...Read More »
40 of 50 | Posted by: Frances (Belew) O'Quinn - FL

“R.I.P. Little Buddy I'll never forget you and the fun time we had. ”
41 of 50 | Posted by: Sam Owens - Conowingo, MD

“Matt you are Dearly Missed. Sam & I Love you. ”
42 of 50 | Posted by: Tammy Owens - Conowingo, MD

“Matt this makes me wish we could turn back time to all the good times and memories from high school. Fly high and RIP my friend. ”
43 of 50 | Posted by: Megin Goad-Ashley - Rising Sun, MD

“Nancy, I Am So Sorry For Your Loss. My Prayers Go Out To You And Your Family. May God Comfort You And Strengthen You As You Grieve The Loss Of...Read More »
44 of 50 | Posted by: Cordellia Clark - Clarksville, TN

“Dear Nancy and Jack - please know you are both in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. We love you both and are thinking of your...Read More »
45 of 50 | Posted by: Sandy Wooten - Clarksville, TN

“My deepest sympathy goes to you and your family in this time of sorrow. Words can not express how my heart breaks for you. We will be praying for...Read More »
46 of 50 | Posted by: Pastor Kim and Rosie Smith - TN

“our hearts go out to you and your family..we pray you find strength and peace through the Lord..hold tight to your memories of matt. we love you.....Read More »
47 of 50 | Posted by: bill and Debbie Blackwell - TN

“Matt I have always love you with all my heart. You were my baby my last one. I will carry all the good times in our life. All the milestone all the...Read More »
48 of 50 | Posted by: Nancy A Butensky - Clarksville, TN

“I will always love you Matt! We will never forget all our happy memories. ”
49 of 50 | Posted by: Karrie Hiotakis - somerdale, NJ

“I will always love you little brother. May you find peace in Heaven. ”
50 of 50 | Posted by: Rebecca Sexton - sister


Matthew Laird Butensky

Matthew L. Butensky, age 34, of Stewartstown, PA, and formerly of North East, MD, passed away on Saturday, April 20, 2013. He was born on September 27, 1978 in Voorhees, NJ to Walter and Nancy (McLaughlin) Butensky of Clarksville, TN and North East, MD.
Matthew was known for his positive personality and sense of humor. His ability to make anyone laugh brought joy to each person he encountered. He always had a means of cheering up his coworkers at IKEA, and helping them get through tough days at work. Matthew loved playing with his son and was an avid supporter of the Baltimore Ravens. He enjoyed listening to music, especially Jimmy Buffett and Pink Floyd.
In addition to his parents, Matthew is survived by his son, Peyton Butensky; sisters, Karrie Hiotakis and husband Thomas of Somerdale, NJ, and Rebecca Sexton and husband Joseph of Elkton, MD; nieces, Alexis and Tori Hiotakis and Julie Sexton; nephew Dylan Hiotakis; companion Amanda Romeo of Stewartstown, PA; and step-daughters, Racheal Downie and Destini Romeo.
Matthew was preceded in death by his brother, Robert J. Butensky in 1975.
Services will be held at 7 PM on Thursday, April 25, 2013 at R.T. Foard Funeral Home, P.A., 259 E. Main Street, Elkton, MD 21921, where friends and family may visit two hours prior beginning at 5PM.