Matthew Joseph Pienkos, of Townsend, DE, was taken suddenly on Sunday, May 6, 2012 at the age of 39. He is survived by his wife of 13 years, Theresa (Baker) Pienkos and two loving daughters Sarah and Lily; his parents, Stanley F. and Paula D. Pienkos and two sisters, Sherri N. Hawkins and Amanda D. Pienkos-Chong.
Matthew graduated from Hodgson Vo-Tech and completed his apprenticeship at Del Castle to become a journeyman carpenter. He was currently employed with the Appoquinimink School District.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 am on Wednesday, May 16 at Daniels & Hutchison Funeral Home LLC, 212 N. Broad Street in Middletown, where friends may visit with his family on Tuesday evening, May 15 from 6-8 pm and one hour prior to services on Wednesday. Interment will be in Townsend Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers the family requests contributions be made to the Matthew Pienkos Fund, c/o PNC Bank, 460 W. Main Street, Middletown, DE 19709 or to any PNC Bank to defray funeral expenses.