Matthew Allen Pursel, 50, a Cape Coral resident for over 11 years, formerly of Pasadena, Calif., passed away in Cape Coral. He was born Sept. 15, 1962, in Pasadena to Keith and Ann Pursel, now deceased.
He recently became a member of St. Michael Lutheran Church, Fort Myers, through baptism. He was also a retired deputy sheriff from the Los Angeles County, Calif., Sheriff's Department.
He is survived by his loving children, Arianna and Austin Pursel, both of Cape Coral; two sisters, Kathy and Jeanne Pursel, both of Pasadena; as well as his former wife, Tina Pursel, also of Cape Coral.
Matthew Allen Pursel
Memorial services were held at 1 p.m., Friday, Nov. 16, at St. Michael Lutheran Church, 3595 Broadway, Fort Myers, with Pastor Steve Hess officiating.
Memorial services in California will be held at a later date to be announced.
Memorial contributions are suggested to Hope Hospice, 9470 HealthPark Circle, Fort Myers, FL 33908.
Friends are invited to send condolences via the on-line guest book which can be found at www.MullinsMemorial.com.
Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cape Coral, is entrusted with final care.