Matthew Byington Memorial fund

Matthew was my son- my only child and the absolute  center of my universe for 27 of the most wonderful,perfect years. After a year of the most courageous battle with pancreatic and liver cancer he departed this world for his much deserved rest on June 26, 2017 at 855 pm- with myself and other loved ones surounding him sending him love and light for his final journey- another star in my sky at night. My brave , funny ,loving , intelligent light of my life will forever be watching over me and whispering in my heart! I will miss you forever my dear Matthew- and when the tears finally stop I know I will feel you and hear your voice again- I will see you in every animal I stop to photograph- and every thing of beauty in nature that you and I shared a love for- the flowers , the tiniest of critters and the thunder storms and fresh rain.  I will never be the same- but I will go on for you- because that's what you wanted me to do.
I will still watch the Senators hockey team play and cheer for them- as I know they are doing for you now.
You have made me the most proud of Moms and I will be forever thankful that I had 27 years with you.  Thank you Matthew- I love you- to the moon and back. You are always in my heart and soul and mind.

These funds will help me to plan a memorial for Matthew in the best possible way - at the place he grew up in and most loved- the place that we spent so many many hours exploring together and making memories of in our photos. Home . We will walk once more together there while I scatter his remains in our special areas- where he will always be a part of the things he loved most dearly. And I will find peace and solace again with him there.

I would like to do  this for him in the coming fall - 2017- when the trees will be displaying their colours in tribute to him and the air will be fresh and clean and the water sweet. 
I will take care of any funds raised in Matthews' memory  help pay off any of his remaining debts as I can.
Thank you from the bottom of my heart to all who donate to his memory. You will never know just how much it means to both of us

Very very sincerely and with great sadness , Love and God Bless 
Dianne Owens

Donations ()

  • Jayashree Khadtale 
    • 75 $ 
    • 28 mos
  • Brenda Andrews  
    • 25 $ 
    • 29 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • 25 $ 
    • 29 mos
  • Liz Barningham 
    • 25 $ 
    • 29 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • 500 $ 
    • 30 mos
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Organizer

Dianne Owens 
Organizer
Addington Highlands, ON
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