Matthew W Lutz, age 42, of Garden City, died on January 6, 2020 in Providence, RI in a hospice house surrounded by family. Matthew was born in Ellsworth, KS on November 19, 1977. He attended Ellsworth High School and graduated with a bachelor degree from Kansas State University. He worked as a landscape architect at Wards Garden Center in Garden City.

Matthew loved working with plants and sharing his knowledge. He enjoyed blogging about current events to create dialog among his followers. To relax Matthew read Marvel comic books and watched movies. He enjoyed spending free time with family, friends and especially loved being Uncle Bobo.

Matthew is preceded in death by his father George E. Lutz of Ellsworth, KS and his niece Jennifer Wagner of Wilson, KS. He is survived by his mother Georgia Boughner and step father Tim Boughner of West Warwick, RI. Sisters Tonya Gustus of Hutchinson, KS, Evelyn Golden and husband Chris of Hanson, MA, Donna Teh and husband Bortie of West Warwick, RI and Judith Lutz of West Warwick, RI. He leaves behind 10 nephews and nieces along with seven great nephews and nieces.

In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate memorial contributions towards his services C/O Donna Teh, 67 Hatheway Drive, West Warwick, RI. A burial of remains and memorial service will be held at a later date in Ellsworth, KS.