Obituary: Marion Matthew 'Matt' Purcell

Marion Matthew ‘Matt’ Purcell

Marion Matthew ‘Matt’ Purcell

Sadly, on Tuesday, Feb. 15, 2011, Matt passed away. Matt was born March 20, 1961, in San Fernando, Calif. He was raised in Southern California and relocated to Kingman 20 years ago. Matt was a good son, loving husband and father.

He is survived by his wife, Julie; young children, Kaylene, Bryce and baby boy, Kyl, all of Kingman; his eldest daughter, Candice, who is currently attending BYU; mother, Enid; brother, Paul (Lisa); sister, Maria (Tony) Castillo, all of Kingman; brother, Steve in Reno; sisters, Arlene (Leland) Couch in Oregon and Carrie Gonzalez in New Mexico; and many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Matt was preceded in death by his baby girl, Stevie Marie; father, Norbert; and brothers, Tim, Pat and Jon.

Matt was very proud to have been supervisor of the maintenance department of Mohave Community College for 17 years.

Arrangements for a celebration of life are pending.