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Erich E. Matz

March 27, 1966 ~ August 28, 2019 (age 53)

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Erich E. Matz, 53, of Williamsport, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2019 at his residence.  Erich was born March 27, 1966 in Media PA; He was a son of Robert W. and Janet E. (Eichmann) Matz. 

Erich received his Master’s Degree in English from Frostburg University in MD where he was also an adjunct Professor at that very same University. He enjoyed bicycles and had a passion for the Bicycle Recycling Program at the Pajama Factory in Williamsport as head mechanic. Erich had an eclectic taste in music anywhere from jazz to the Grateful Dead.

Erich is survived by his Mother, Janet Matz, of Williamsport, a beloved daughter Odessa Matz, of Frostburg, MD, two brothers, Stephan R. Matz (Angela) of McElhattan, Karl F. Matz (Jennifer) of Williamsport and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his father Robert W. Matz.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Erich’s memory to the Williamsport Bicycle Recycle, 1307 Park Ave, Williamsport, PA 17701

Friends and Family are invited to attend a Tributes of Life memorial service at 2:30pm on Saturday, Sept. 7 at the Maneval Allen Redmond Funeral Home, 500 West Fourth Street, Williamsport. Pastor David Marcello will be officiating the service.

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Memorial Service
September 7, 2019

2:30 PM
Maneval Allen Redmond Cremation and Funeral Service (Williamsport, PA)


Williamsport Bicycle Recycle
1307 Park Ave,, Williamsport, PA 17701
Tel: 1-570-916-2940

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