Matthew Kael Maeker


Funeral services for Matthew Kael Maeker, 18, of Lindale were held Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018 at the First Baptist Church Lindale with Rev. Tom Buck officiating.

Interment was in the Miller Grove Cemetery in Miller Grove, Texas with services under the direction of Caudle-Rutledge-Daugherty Funeral Home.

Mr. Maeker died Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018 at his residence.

He was born Sept. 19, 1999 in Kaufman and was a longtime resident of Lindale.

He graduated from Lindale High School in the Class of 2018 and was preceded in death by his birth mother, Miracle Starr O’Pry.

Survivors include his parents, Jeff and Melissa Maeker of Lindale; brother, Jared Michael Maeker of Lindale; sister, Kamryn Lewis of Kemp; grandparents, Harlan and Dora Patterson of Sulphur Springs; Linda Maeker of Sulphur Springs, Larry Maeker of Sulphur Springs and Gary and Sheree O’Pry as well as several aunts, uncles and cousins.

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