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“I was a neighbor of Matt when he was at Psi Omega dental fraternity. I got to know him because I was a UCSF and psi omega alumnus (98) so I acted as...Read More »
1 of 35 | Posted by: Scott Lebus - San Francisco, CA

“My deepest condolences to the Finzen family for the loss of Matt. I was Matt's patient at UCSF dental school for 2 years. He was a remarkable and...Read More »
2 of 35 | Posted by: Robert Jung - San Francisco, CA

“Oh my goodness, I am so very sad to read this only just now. I ache for the family. Heartfelt sorrow and love to all who must now miss this wonderful...Read More »
3 of 35 | Posted by: Amanda McTigue - Petaluma, CA

“Continued Prayers for all of Matt's family and friends. I think of him so often and pray for healing of broken hearts. ”
4 of 35 | Posted by: Mitzi McDaniel - Summerfield, NC

“I worked with Matt as an assistant in the OMFS resident clinic. Even though I only knew him for 5 short months, I felt like I knew him for much...Read More »
5 of 35 | Posted by: Amber Mills - Durhm, NC

“I am so very sorry to just hear this. There are no words, but you are in my thoughts and prayers.Carol Hudson ”
6 of 35 | Posted by: A friend

“I am stunned and so very sorry for your unimaginable loss. Sending sympathy and warm thoughts to your entire family at this most difficult time. ”
7 of 35 | Posted by: Elizabeth Thawley - Novato, CA

“My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family in your time of grief. May yourmemories bring you comfort.A patient of Dr. Barbara Finzen's...Read More »
8 of 35 | Posted by: A friend

“I'm so very sorry to hear of this devastating loss. My deepest condolences to his family and friends. ”
9 of 35 | Posted by: Renee Carroll

“There are no words......the Acheritogaray family sends heartfelt condolences to the Finzen family. You are in our thoughts and prayers. - Cathleen...Read More »
10 of 35 | Posted by: A friend

“Dear Amy and beloved family,I met Matt at his awards night from San Rafael HIgh School in 2006. Matt was an extremely intelligent and gifted man,...Read More »
11 of 35 | Posted by: Pamela Thompson - San Rafael, CA

“I'm SO very sorry to read about the passing of your beloved Matthew. I'll be praying for the promises of Our Heavenly Father to continuously sustain...Read More »
12 of 35 | Posted by: A friend

“I am sorry for your loss. May the hope of seeing him again in paradise ease the sorrow of your hearts. ”
13 of 35 | Posted by: A friend

“Matt's obituary is beautifully written and describes in a wonderful way what an amazing spirit Matt is. For those of us who knew him, we are all...Read More »
14 of 35 | Posted by: Blake Turner - Chapel Hill, NC

“Fritz,My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Sincere condolences.John O'ConnorMSO, Restorative Dentistry(was with you during Loma...Read More »
15 of 35 | Posted by: John O'Connor - San Francisco, CA

“To Barb, Fritz and family, my heartfelt sympathies on the loss of such a bright and valued young man. Our thoughts are with you in this painful time. ”
16 of 35 | Posted by: Corry Dekker - Half Moon Bay, CA

“Dear Fritz and Barbara, our deepest sympathy on the loss of your beloved son. There are no words to ease the pain of a lost child. We send our...Read More »
17 of 35 | Posted by: Paul Binon - Roseville,, CA

“Fritz and Barbara:My deepest sympathies on your loss. This was truly unexpected. Fritz and I always joked about Matt's resemblance to Adam Baldwin...Read More »
18 of 35 | Posted by: A friend

“I only had the pleasure of working with Matt a couple months but he quickly became one of my favorite residents. His contagious smile when he walked...Read More »
19 of 35 | Posted by: Maggie Faison - Durham, NC

“The Mooney Family wishes to share our love and most sincere sympathies with the family at this time. That smile is one of a kind and we too will...Read More »
20 of 35 | Posted by: Marci Mooney Kramer - Pewaukee, WI

“As an Adjunct faculty at the University of North Carolina Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery department and my wife, Ginny as an RN in the same...Read More »
21 of 35 | Posted by: Barry and Ginny Kendell - NC

“I knew Matt through my son, Shane. When we would go to visit Shane in the past, if Matt was home he would always come by to say hello. I remember...Read More »
22 of 35 | Posted by: Mitzi McDaniel - Oak Ridge, NC

“I remember Matt at UCSF with the biggest smile on his face, always. He was always kind and happy! I am so sorry for your loss. ”
23 of 35 | Posted by: Natalie La Rochelle - classmate

“Truly a devastating tragedy. We are so saddened to hear of Matt's passing. We send our thoughts of solace and strength to overcome the grief. ...Read More »
24 of 35 | Posted by: Todd Yonemura & Stacey Quo - CA

“My deepest sympathy to the Finzen family ”
25 of 35 | Posted by: JoAnne Fong - Novato, CA

“Heartfelt sympathy to the Finzen Family. There simply are no words to temper such a devastating loss.Rest in Peace Matt. ”
26 of 35 | Posted by: Beth Thurston - San Francisco, CA

“Mathew was an outstanding young man. I am terribly saddened that we lost such a bright soul. My prayers go out to the Finzen family. ”
27 of 35 | Posted by: Ann Wei - San Francisco, CA

“Deborah and I send heartfelt sympathy to Mathew's family. He was a lovely young man with a terrific sense of humor and he was enormously popular....Read More »
28 of 35 | Posted by: Dr John Greenspan - Tiburon, CA

“My heartfelt sympathy to the Finzen family in their tragic loss. ”
29 of 35 | Posted by: Raymond Braham - San Francisco, CA

“Sending lots of love and prayers during this terrible time. Matt was the sweetest, kindest guy, and always went out of his way to bring a smile to my...Read More »
30 of 35 | Posted by: A friend

“I was fortunate to work with him in VA MEDICAL CENTER. He was a kind resident .My sincere condolences ”
31 of 35 | Posted by: A friend

“Sending prayers and healing thoughts to the sweet Finzen family during this terrible time. From our days at St. Anselm together and all the way...Read More »
32 of 35 | Posted by: Rachel Duysen

“We lost a wonderful person whose love of life was infectious. There are no words to express the sadness when someone so special leaves so early. My...Read More »
33 of 35 | Posted by: Daniel Ramos - San Francisco, CA

“I first met Matt while visiting my friends during their time at UCLA. I knew him to be an absolute sweetheart with a vibrant personality and I...Read More »
34 of 35 | Posted by: - San Francisco, CA - friend

“Words can't express my sadness for both of you. I pray that you Find solace in your faith that he will waiting for you in heaven. ”
35 of 35 | Posted by: Michelle Lovell - San Rafael, CA

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Matthew was born on February 18, 1988 and passed away on Friday, May 12, 2017.

Matthew was a resident of North Carolina at the time of passing.