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Matthew M. Gomes

May 12, 2019

Matthew M. Gomes, 38, of Malden, formerly of Taunton, passed away unexpectedly on May 12, 2019 at his home. 

Born in Boston, he was the son of Richard M. Gomes, of Waltham and the late Susan McCullough.

Matthew worked at Raytheon for 12 years. He was an avid computer gamer and enjoyed going to the gym. He was a vegetarian and was very in tune with herbal remedies. Matt also loved animals.

Besides his father, he leaves a brother, Richard G. Gomes, of Raynham; a sister, Maribeth Ferreira, of Taunton; nieces and nephews, Jaycee Marques, Lyndsay Marques, Colby Marques, Chelsea Ferreira, Alysha Ferreira, Lauren Gomes, and Ashlyn Gomes.

Visiting hours will be held on Friday, May 17, 2019 from 5:00 to 7:00 pm, with a service beginning at 7:00 pm, in the Silva Funeral Home, 80 Broadway, Taunton (at Saint Mary’s Square)
Additional parking with handicap access is located on the North side of the funeral home.

His funeral will be held on Saturday, from 9:00 to 10:00 am, in the Silva Funeral Home, 80 Broadway, Taunton (at Saint Mary’s Square) 
Interment will be in Saint Joseph Cemetery, Taunton

In lieu of flowers, donations to the ASPCA, PO Box 96929, Washington, DC 20090or, in Matthew's memory would be deeply appreciated.

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