January 22, 1968 - February 22, 2020
Mathew "Matt" John Dimond, was a man known for having the best laugh, being hardworking, and consistently providing for others. He died doing what he loved, on Saturday, February 22, 2020. Matt, 52, of Ft. Wayne, IN was born January 22, 1968 in Charlotte, MI. He is the son of David and Sandra (Cagle) Dimond. He graduated from Charlotte High School in 1986, and later earned his associate's degree. Matt most recently worked as a Scale Technician for Great Lakes Scales in Ft. Wayne, IN. He was known for being a planner, and was always on the go. Matt was an avid outdoorsman; fishing and hunting were his life. He fished around the entire state with his closest buddies. Matt was also a diehard University of Michigan sports fan. He never missed a night watching sports with the people he loved. His biggest passion in life aside from hunting and fishing were his children and family. Matt adored his children and was their biggest fan. He didn't miss a volleyball game or cross-country meet, and could be found giving the team pep talks and encouragement. Matt is survived by his children, Hunter and Erika Dimond; parents, David and Sandra Dimond; sisters, Shelly (Jeff) Kyle, and Jennifer (Greg) Williams; former wife, Karla Dimond; best friends, Chuck McLean and Charlie Bullock; and extended family, including aunts, uncles and cousins. He was predeceased by his grandparents. Friends are encouraged to support Matt's family. Funeral services are Friday, February 28, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. at Pray Funeral Home in Charlotte with Pastor Charles Jenson officiating. Visitation is Thursday, February 27, 2020 from 5-8:00 p.m. If desired, the family suggests memorial contributions to the family. Friends and family are encouraged to share memories of Matt on his Tribute Page at www.PrayFuneral.com. The family is in the care of Pray Funeral Home, Charlotte.
Mathew "Matt" John Dimond, was a man known for having the best laugh, being hardworking, and consistently providing for others. He died doing what he loved, on Saturday, February 22, 2020. Matt, 52, of Ft. Wayne, IN was born January 22, 1968... View Obituary & Service Information
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