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Matthew Jung obituary – Phoenix, AZ (1987-2017)

Matthew Everett Jung – died on February 6, 2017 from complications due to undiagnosed leukemia. Matthew was born on September 29, 1987 in Orange, CA and raised in Mission Viejo, CA after his family moved from Westminster, CA in 1994. His love of nature led him to become a Boy Scout and he earned the rank of Eagle Scout in 2005. He enjoyed camping, hiking and exploring all of God’s creation. He became a confirmed Christian in 2003. He attended Saddleback College and then graduated with a degree in business administration from CSU Fullerton in 2012. He worked at Ingram Micro and then at Oakwood Corporate Housing. He met the love of his life – Lydia Coats – in 2008. In 2015, they started their new life together in Phoenix AZ. A celebration of life service was held on February 18, 2017 at the Mount of Olives Church in Mission Viejo. He is survived by his parents, Chris and Patty Jung, and his sister, Jacki Jung. He was a good friend to many, he had a great smile and he loved to make others laugh.