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Matthew Azinger, 54 of Kahoka, MO, formerly of Jefferson City, MO died Monday, November 23, 2020 in Scotland County Memorial Hospital in Memphis MO.

He was born April 21, 1966 in Keokuk, IA the son of Albert and Neva Houghton Azinger. 

Matthew graduated from Clark County High School with the Class of 1985.

He had been employed by Scholastic Books for the last twelve years.

Matthew was a member of Church of Christ in Keokuk and was the church song leader for the congregation.

Matthew was an avid St. Louis Cardinals and Kansas City Chiefs fan.  

He left behind his beloved cat, Zoey who was his loyal feline companion.

Matthew is survived by his mother, Neva Azinger of Kahoka, MO and two sisters, Arlyn Hubbs of Tulsa, OK and Paula Azinger of Riverview, FL.

He was preceded in death by his father, paternal grandparents, Francis and Wilma Azinger and maternal grandparents, James and Pauline Houghton.

There will be no services.

The Vigen Memorial Home in Kahoka, MO is assisting the family with arrangements.

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