Matthew  Springer


Matthew Springer, 37, of Milroy, passed away on Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at his residence. He was born on April 21, 1982 in Lawrenceburg, Indiana. He had been a resident of Decatur County the majority of his life and had attended South Decatur High School. Matt enjoyed fishing, hunting, anything outdoors and spending time with friends and family. Survivors include his mother, Suzy (Roger Wilder) Ortman of Greensburg; fiancΓ©, Kelly Broocker of Milroy; daughter, Cecilia Springer of Milroy; sons, Brant Broocker, Parker Springer and Sebastian Springer all of Milroy; sister, Stephanie (Tyler) Cruser of Greensburg; brother, Kevin (Angie) Springer of Greensburg; sister-in-law, Cathy Broocker of Batesville; brother-in-law, Alan Burkhart of Greensburg; several nieces and nephews and one great nephew. He was preceded in death by grandparents, Nellie & Cecil Case; grandfather, Russell Dummich and sister-in-law, Emily Bauman-Burkhart. Funeral services will be conducted at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at the Bass & Gasper Funeral Home in Westport with Pastor Dave Mulder officiating. Burial will follow at South Park Cemetery. The family will receive visitors on Monday, April 29, 2019 from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made through the funeral home to the family to help with funeral expenses. Online condolences can be made to the family at
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Published on April 27, 2019
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Debbie Gilbert
May 15, 2019
Susie So sorry to hear about Matt my condolences to you and your family take care of yourself.
He was my unkle Matt my mom was Emily bauman
May 07, 2019
You guys rock
May 07, 2019
That would be great! 😊
May 06, 2019
I Bet they did. Thank you for writing back. Some day when I come back , I will look you up and come see you. 😘
May 01, 2019
Megan, Thank you for your kind words. I found some of your senior pictures while going through things the other day. Some had messages on the back πŸ™‚
Megan Bayless (Pray)
May 01, 2019
I just so happen to look at the paper. I live in Florida so don't do that much. But I am completely shocked, I would have never imagined that. I am so Sorry, don't know what could have happened. But I always loved and cared about Matt. We had a special relationship, only he knows
Sorry to everyone ,I loved you all to. So so sorry..😒
Megan Pray