Matthew Zachary's Story
Matthew Z. Gomes, 18, passed away on November 21, 2017 at home unexpectedly.
Born in Salem, he was the son of Antonio G. Gomes of Cambridge and Renee J. Gaillardetz of Beverly.
Matthew enjoyed gaming (Minecraft was an early favorite), online communities, fantasy literature, snowboarding and animals and was interested in coding, motorcycles and travel.
Surviving him in addition to his parents is a sister, Danielle H. Gomes of Beverly; his maternal grandparents, Judith A. Gaillardetz of Florida and the late Rene Gaillardetz; his paternal grandparents, Manuel and Lais Gomes of Saugus; also several aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. He was predeceased by a sister, Alexia K. Gomes of Beverly.
A funeral service will be held at the Campbell Funeral Home, 525 Cabot Street, Beverly, on Sunday, November 26, 2017, at 4 p.m. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Visiting hours will be held prior Sunday, November 26, 2017 from 1 to 4 p.m. In memory of Matthew, his family invites those wishing to do so to make a donation to the Epilepsy Foundation of New England, 335 Main Street, Wilmington, MA 01887, (617) 506-6041 or at epilepsynewengland.org. Information, directions, condolences at www.campbellfuneral.com.
Published on  November 24, 2017