Steven Mata

October 19, 1978January 3, 2019

Steven Mata, 40, resided in Orange, Texas went to heaven to be with our Lord and Savior on January 3, 2019 at Herman Memorial Hospital in Houston Texas. Steven was born to Esteban Mata Jr and Graciela Jennings, on October 19, 1978 in Galveston Texas. Steven was a foreman for McDermott; his specialty was as a boilermaker. Steven accepted God into his life 3 years ago and changed his life for the better. Steven’s hobbies were to spend time with family and friends; he had passions for the beach, barbecues, karaoke, laughing and impersonating his favorite artists, especially Sam Smith.

Steven was survived by his parents Esteban Mata Jr. and Mr. & Mrs. David Jennings; his children Isaiah Paul Martinez-Mata, Daisy Monique Mata, Isabel Graciela Mata, Isreal Esias Mata, and Steven Jacob Mata; one grandson Robert John Postorino III; sisters Mr. & Mrs. Carlos Enriquez, Melissa Mata, Mr. & Mrs. Rafeal Lopez, Yolanda Mata, Patricia Mata; cousins Mark Ramirez and Joseph Gutierrez; many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, and friends!

He was preceded in death by his grandparents Daniel and Emily Cavazos; grandfather Esteban Mata Sr.; uncles Daniel and Francisco Cavazos; aunts Maria de Jesus Cavazos and Maryann Lopez; and stepmother Lisa Ann Morgan!


  • A Gathering to Share Memories of Steven Thursday, January 10, 2019
  • A Gathering to Celebrate the Life of Steven Friday, January 11, 2019

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Christina Garcia

January 10, 2019

Sweet.. funny.. lovable Pinky...the contagious .. one of a kind smile 😊 AND laugh😂. Anyone who ever met him will always remember him. I will continue rooting for our mighty Houston Texans for you! Good job while you were here. See ya pops!