Matthew Graham Henderson passed away June 22, 2019 in Silver City, NM. He was born January 21, 1972 in Silver City and except for a period in Colorado, was a life time resident. He graduated from Silver High School and was listed in "Who's Who Among American High School Students," 1987-88. He then attended WNMU. He worked at several collision repair and paint shops over the years. Matthew loved fishing, RUSH and his bow.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Rev. Cliff Henderson, Jean W. Henderson and Richard S. Graham; His brother, Bruce C. Henderson; and his mother, Tina Rippa. He is survived by his grandmother Jean Graham; His long time companion, Yolanda Cordova; his brother David W. Henderson; his father Cyrus B. Henderson; and aunts, uncles and cousins.
Matthew's cathedral was the mountains and rivers of New Mexico and it is only fitting that a time of good memories and fellowship take place at Gomez Peak Pavilion adjacent to Little Walnut Picnic Grounds. This will take place from 3:30 till 6:00 pm on the 25th of August, 2019. Bring what you might need.
In lieu of flowers please make donations to the Mangus Bowman/Trewern Scholarship Fund, 408 Chavez LN, Silver City, NM 88061.
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