Deaths Death Notices
STEIN, Matthew Scott
STEIN - Matthew Scott July 6, 1977 - August 21, 2011, died suddenly on August 21st, beloved son of Andrea and Ronald Stein; brother to Erica Stein, Ethan and Hua (Ding) Stein and uncle to Alicia Ding Stein; beloved roommate to Jimmy Jones and Christine Bucelli and dedicated aides who helped him live life to the fullest. Matthew will long be remembered as a great guy. He was afflicted with cerebral palsy, but never let that stop him from enjoying life to the fullest. He was an inspiration to one and all. He liked to travel, watch TV and go out with his roommates. He graduated from Williamsville East High School and attended Erie Community College. During the following years, he attended several programs throughout Western New York always trying to learn something from each new experience. Most recently, he was involved with self-advocacy programs through People, Inc. Matthew will be buried in New Jersey next to his beloved grandmother Flory. He would have asked that donations be made in his honor to People, Inc. Matt's family will be receiving condolences from friends at the family home on Sunday, August 28th from 1-4 PM. For online condolences visit www.mesnekoff.com Arrangements by MESNEKOFF FUNERAL HOME, (639-8890).