Matthew Lee Zibert, 15, of Port Clinton, died Saturday, Jan. 27, 2007, in Magruder Hospital in Port Clinton.
He was born Jan. 31, 1991, in Port Clinton, the son of John Zibert and Sheila (Wadsworth). Matt was a sophomore at Port Clinton High School. He was an avid outdoorsman. He loved fishing, camping and duck hunting.
Surviving are his mother, Sheila (Mike) Hudson; father, John (Kim) Zibert; brothers, Adam, Christopher and Austin; sisters, Paige and Morgan; grandparents, Bob and Mary Lou Zibert, Artie and Shawn Wadsworth, Rick and Brenda Ish, Ruth Burnette, Bill and Barb Lowe, Kenneth and Wanda Dailey and Mike and Anita Hudson; great-grandmother, Jean Tarr; and best friends, Jason, Kyle and Nate.
He was preceded in death by his great-grandparents, Arthur and Jackie Wadsworth, Ruby Young, John and Mary Zibert and Gwendolyn and Clayton Stout; his cousin, Jaycob Atwater; and good friend, Jake Hefflinger.
Visitation will be from 1-4 and 7-9 p.m. Thursday at Neidecker, LeVeck and Crosser Funeral Home, Port Clinton, where funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Friday. Burial will follow in Rushau Cemetery.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the Matt Zibert Memorial Fund in care of Citizens Bank, 185 S.E. Catawba Road, Port Clinton.
Condolences may be given at www.neideckerleveckcrosser.com.