Matthew David Brettin

August 8, 1944July 28, 2022
Obituary of Matthew David Brettin
Matthew David Brettin Sylacauga, AL - Graveside service for Matthew David Brettin, 77, will be Sunday, July 31, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. at Evergreen Cemetery with Bro. Timothy Brettin officiating. Mr. Brettin died Thursday, July 28, 2022 at Grandview Medical Center. He was preceded in death by his son, Jayson Brettin, 10 brothers and 1sister. Mr. Brettin served in the Air Force from 1964 - 1970 and he was one the the greatest men who ever lived and was adored by his children and grandchildren. He will be deeply missed. He is survived by his wife of 35 years, Maria Brettin; five children, Maria Johnson, Chuck (Elizabeth) Brettin, Mike Diaz, Ralph (Lucy) Diaz, Jennifer (John) Feltner; daughter-in-law, Lisa Brettin; ten grandchildren, Eddie Rivera, Elizabeth Feltner, Robert Rivera, Jeremiah Brettin, Ralph Diaz Jr., Leilanie Calkins, Jansary Cortes, Billy Shidler, Nelson Shidler, Kaci Allman; numerous great-grandchildren; and brother, Timothy (Peggy) Brettin. Visitation will be Sunday, July 31, 2022 from 12:30 p.m. until 1:30 p.m. at Radney-Smith Funeral Home. Pallbearers will be Chuck Brettin, Jeremiah Brettin, Robert Rivera, Ralph Diaz, Ed Rivera and Ralph Diaz Jr. Memorial messages may be sent to the family at Radney-Smith Funeral Home in Sylacauga, AL will direct the services.

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  • Maria Brettin Wife
  • Maria Johnson Child
  • Chuck Brettin (Elizabeth) Child
  • Mike Diaz Child
  • Ralph Diaz (Lucy) Child
  • Jennifer Feltner (John) Child
  • Lisa Brettin Daughter-In-Law
  • Eddie Rivera Grandchild
  • Elizabeth Feltner Grandchild
  • Robert Rivera Grandchild
  • Jeremiah Brettin Grandchild
  • Ralph Diaz Jr. Grandchild
  • Leilanie Calkins Grandchild
  • Jansary Cortes Grandchild
  • Billy Shidler Grandchild
  • Nelson Shidler Grandchild
  • Kaci Allman Grandchild
  • Numerous Great Grandchildren
  • Timothy Brettin (Peggy) Brother
  • Jayson Brettin Son (deceased)
  • 10 Brothers (deceased)
  • 1 Sister (deceased)

  • Chuck Brettin Pallbearer
  • Jeremiah Brettin Pallbearer
  • Robert Rivera Pallbearer
  • Ralph Diaz Pallbearer
  • Ed Rivera Pallbearer
  • Ralph Diaz Jr. Pallbearer

Past Services

Sunday, July 31, 2022


Sunday, July 31, 2022

Graveside Service