MASON, MATTHEW EDWARD 24 - of Egg Harbor Twp., born March 22nd, 1990, left us entirely too soon on April 30, 2014. Beloved youngest son of Kenneth & Theresa Mason and little brother to Kenneth Mason Jr. Matthew was a complete charmer who had a great love for the outdoors. His primary pleasures were fishing, hunting, boats or just being on the water with his Dad. He also had great affection for ATV's and four-wheeling with his brother. Matthew enjoyed spending countless hours with his beloved mom-mom & pop-pop Brightly. He loved spending time on the beach with his fiance, Brittney and dogs Bentley and Sadie. Matthew was also a very talented artist who never realized his full potential. He was a member of the Somers Point Marine Unit for the past four years. Most recently employed as a landscaper with Ken's Quality Lawn Care of Egg Harbor Twp. Matthew's departure has been a devastating loss to all his family & friends. Matthew is survived by his parents, Kenneth & Theresa (Allmond) Mason of Egg Harbor Twp.; his brother, Kenneth Mason Jr.; fiance, Brittney Maguire of Mays Landing; grandparents, Edward & Linda Brightly of Egg Harbor Twp., Albert & Cecilia Allmond of Somers Point, Kenneth & Pat Mason of Petersburg; and great-grandmother, Elizabeth Mason of Lake Worth, FL. He is also survived by many aunts, uncles, cousins and dear friends that will miss him tremendously. Family and friends are invited to attend his viewing, Monday, May 5, 2014 from 4:00pm - 6:00pm at Boakes Funeral Home, 6050 Main St., Mays Landing, NJ, where reflections by family and friends will be held at 6 PM. In Lieu of flowers donations may be made to Atlantic City Rescue Mission, Development Dept., 2009 Bacharach Blvd., P.O. Box 5358, Atlantic City, NJ 08404. (Info and condolences: www.boakes funeralhome.com)

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Wendy Sage

Beyond the door, there's peace I'm sure, and I know there'll be no more tears in heaven.... I cannot express how incredibly sorry I am for the loss of your son. You are all in my prayers.

Dianna McCafferty

There are no words I can say, other than you are all in my thoughts and prayers, and Matty will live forever in your hearts, love never dies.

Do not stand at my grave and weep,
I am not there - I do not sleep.
I am the thousand winds that blow,
I am the diamond glints in snow,
I am the sunlight on ripened grain,
I am the gentle autumn rain.
As you awake with morning's hush
I am the swift-up-flinging rush
Of quiet birds in circling flight.
Do not stand at my grave and cry,
I am not there - I did not die.

Kennie Gerald

My condolences go out to the entire family in this most difficult time. May you find peace and solace in good memories of Matt. God Bless. - Kennie Gerald

Jim Hoagland

Ken and family--I am sorry for your loss. Jim Hoagland

Fred Weinstein

Dear Mason family --Condolences on your tragic loss. We are thinking of you . --Fondly , Fred and Carol Weinstein

Louanne

Our hearts and prayers are with your family at this time of need! May god bless you and walk by your side!!
The youngs, Kenny and Bonnie and family

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