|Birth: ||Jan. 15, 1990|
Virginia Beach City
|Death: ||Jan. 3, 2014|
Matthew Coghlan Woods - Matt Woods - was born on January 15, 1990 to John and Bitsy Woods in Virginia Beach, VA where John was serving in the United States Navy.
In 1991 the family moved to Kingsville, TX where his sister Caroline was born.
In 1994 the family settled in Ft. Myers, FL and Matt graduated in 2008 from Ft Myers High School. Matt attended the University of South Florida and was to graduate with a BA degree in advertising this spring.
Matt had been interning at Armada Medical Supply and working at "Skatepark of Tampa", where he also helped build boards for under privileged kids.
Matt passed away on January 3, 2014 in Tampa and is survived by his parents John and Bitsy Woods, sister Caroline Woods, Grandparents Jack and Mary Liz Woods. He is also survived by his uncle Mike Woods and wife Val, Aunts, Mary Woods Smith and husband Todd, Lisa Woods. Also great Aunts Christie Knudsen and Rene Post, Liz Gardner, and cousins, Christie Karol Knudsen, Chase, Adam, Andrea, Brian, Natsuko, Avery and girlfriend Sara Henderson.
Matt was artistic and creative. He loved skateboarding and fishing. Matt was passionate about life, family and friends and will be sorely missed.
Memorial services will be held Wednesday at 11:00 am at the Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church, 4141 DeLeon St. Ft. Myers, FL.
In lieu of flowers the family request donations to Skatepark of Tampa/Matt Woods/Boards for Bros.
(Fort Myers NewsPress Jan 7, 2014)
Created by: Jen
Record added: Jan 04, 2014
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