Matthew A. Schwartz, age 52, passed away on March 16, 2021 in Rochester.
Matt was born on December 18, 1968 in Brockport to Richard Schwartz & Janet Youngs. He graduated from Naples Central School in 1987 and married his high school sweetheart, Jennifer Snowman, on June 2, 1990.
Matt's passion was cooking and loved sharing that passion, especially with his daughters. He grew up and started his career working in his family's business and would eventually start his own catering and restaurant businesses; prior to his passing, Matt was the Executive Chef at Bella Pasta Restaurant in Greece- he was there from 2015.
Though Matt had many passions and was great at a lot of things, he most enjoyed camping every summer at Stonybrook Park when he would spend time with his family where they enjoyed good food, excellent music and great company.
Matt is predeceased by his mother, Janet Youngs & his sister, Jaci Miller.
Matt is survived by his spouse, Jennifer Schwartz; his loving daughters: Madelyn (Matt) Herbert & Emily Schwartz; his father & step-mother, Richard & Norma Schwartz of Florida; his siblings: Richard (Pat) Schwartz, Mark (Ellen) Schwartz of New Mexico, Mike (Lori) Schwartz of Cohocton, Tom (Lisa) Schwartz of Naples & Cindy Schwartz Ross of California; and many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, great-nieces/nephews and friends.
A Celebration of Matt's life will be held on July 3, 2021 at the Ontario County Park in the Wilson Lodge starting at 1pm.