Matthew C. Oemig, 37, Merrill, passed away Tuesday, April 27, 2010 at St. Clare's Hospital, Weston after a short battle with cancer.
Matthew was born September 9, 1972 in Milwaukee to Harvey H.and Rosalie Mary (Reinke) Oemig. He attended St. Vincent's High School in Milwaukee. Matthew enjoyed watching action movies, working on jigsaw puzzles and reading – especially if it was Star Wars related. He also loved his pet birds.
Survivors include his parents; Harvey H. and Rosalie Mary Oemig; 3 brothers: August Oemig, Milwaukee, Rob Oemig, Merrill and Harvey Oemig, Athens; niece and nephew: Travis and Ania Oemig; and many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
He was preceded in death by his paternal and maternal grandparents: Margaret & August Reinke and Lottie & John Oemig.
A memorial service will be held Friday, April 30, 2010 at 2:00 PM at Waid Funeral Home. The Rev. Mel Hassel will officiate. Friends may call from 12 – 2 PM before the service at the funeral home. Waid Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.waidfuneral.com.