He was a kind, sweet and loving young man who loved to swim, go to amusement parks and play on his iPad. Matthew was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Milt Strasser. Surviving are his parents, Brian and Susan Michniewicz; brother Tyler Michniewicz; sister Alyssa Michniewicz; maternal grandmother, Barbara Strasser; paternal grandmother, Kathy Michniewicz; paternal grandfather, Robert Michniewicz; uncles, Eric Strasser, David Strasser and his wife Amira Strasser, and Andrew Strasser; aunts, Jennifer Michniewicz and her husband John White, and Amanda Michniewicz; cousins, Jessica Strasser, Maria Strasser, Noah Strasser, and Greg Totaro.
Funeral services will be conducted on Thursday, the 20th of October at two o’clock in the afternoon at H.M. Patterson & Son Arlington Chapel, 173 Allen Road, NE, Sandy Springs, GA 30328. Rabbi Harvey Winokur will officiate. Interment will follow at Arlington Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Cure Childhood Cancer, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta or Make a Wish, Georgia.