Matthew “Matt” Chappie, age 26, of Kalamazoo passed away too soon on June 13, 2021. Matt was born on April 19, 1995 in Paw Paw, Michigan to Gregg Chappie & Julie Rohrer. Visit with his family and friends on Thursday, June 24 from 1:00 to 3:00 at the McCowen & Secord Funeral Home; Marshall Gren Chapel; 120 Woodhams St. Plainwell (685-5881). A private graveside service will be held at a later time. Matt’s family includes his parents Gregory Chappie and Julie Rohrer, his brother Gregory Scott Chappie; his grandparent Shirley Rohrer; his aunts: Madeline, Kathy, Tamera, Dawn, Shelley and Sheila; his uncles: Charles, Mark, David and Paul as well as several cousins. He was preceded in death by his grandparents: Clarence Chester Chappie, Nancie West, Robert Rohrer, James West and Alexandria (Wrona) Chappie; his uncles: Brian and Sonny; his brother Alex. Matt loved the outdoors and hunted every chance he could. He also fished, played hockey, skied, snowboarded and ice fished. He was most at home outdoors.
While visiting Matt’s webpage at www.mccowensecord.com please sign the guestbook by lighting a candle, and/or sharing a memory with the family. Memorial donations can be made to Whitetails Unlimited, Inc.
The family is being assisted by the McCowen & Secord Funeral Home; Marshall & Gren Chapel, 120 S. Woodhams St. Plainwell, MI 49080 (269-685-5881).