Matthew  Switzer

Matthew Raymond Switzer

Friday, December 8th, 1967 - Sunday, February 3rd, 2019
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Matthew Raymond Switzer, 51, of Newport, KY, passed away on Sunday, February 3, 2019. Born on December 8, 1967 in Ft. Thomas, KY, Matthew was the son of Marilyn and the late Kenneth Switzer. He worked as a cobbler for Mount Lookout Shoe Repair for over 25 years. He was an avid UK, Cincinnati Reds and Bengals fan who enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. Matthew will always be remembered as a kind-hearted man who tried to make everyone happy with his contagious smile and wonderful personality. In addition to his father, Matthew was preceded in death by his brother: Michael K. Switzer. Matthew is survived by his loving mother: Marilyn Ann Horn Switzer; daughter: Bridget Miles; sister: Melodie Switzer Hubig; brother: Mark Switzer and wife Maureen; nieces: Nikki Bennett and Jaqueline Switzer; nephews: Michael Switzer, Doug Bennett, Josh Switzer, Jeremy Switzer, Nate Switzer and Jacob Switzer and 3 great-nephews. A Visitation will be held on Monday, February 11, 2019 from 3:00 P.M. until the Funeral Service at 5:00 P.M. at Newport Church of God, 401 Keturah Street, Newport, KY 41071. Pastor Rusty Woolum will officiate services. Online condolences may be expressed on Facebook or at
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  • Visitation

    Monday, February 11th, 2019 | 3:00pm - 5:00pm
    Monday, February 11th, 2019 3:00pm - 5:00pm
    Newport Church of God
    401 Keturah Street
    NEWPORT, KY 41071
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Monday, February 11th, 2019 | 5:00pm
    Monday, February 11th, 2019 5:00pm
    Newport Church Of God
    401 Keturah Street
    NEWPORT, KY 41071
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email


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Jennifer McIntosh

Posted at 12:00am
So sorry to hear this. I have so many memories. You was a good person and friend. We could talk for hours and even if we went for a long time with out talking if we ran into each other we would just pick up where we left off. You will be missed by so many. Sending Prayers to all. you will never be forgotten Matt Switzer. RIH

Shawna Hightchew

Posted at 04:08pm
So hard to believe this is happening. I mean it doesn't seem real. I am so sorry to the whole entire family for your loss. This has been a very hard time for all but I pray God will touch each and everyone's heart to help with this pain.

Jada Long

Posted at 03:32pm
Love you Matt you sure had a smile everytime i seen you buddy. Give my mommy a hug n kiss for me...

Rob and Jami DeVault

Posted at 11:11am
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Annette Saylor

Posted at 11:23pm
Matt was a good neighbor. He jumped my car battery. He will be missed by the whole block. RIP

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