Matthew Alexander Hempel (aka “Lil’ Alex” and “Deadpool”), 33, of Lakeside passed away Wednesday, May 13, 2020. We all lost a good man that day.
Born June 17, 1986 to Kevin and Gayle Hempel, Alex will be greatly missed by all who knew him. In addition to his parents he is survived by his daughter, the most beautiful thing ever, Elsie Star Hempel and her mother, Victoria Robinson; and Tatiana Gardner.
Alex had so many people who absolutely loved him. All his friends from childhood, all of our old friends who loved him, All the people he worked with at Lawn and Landscape Richmond. The whole company showed up at a memorial and are genuinely nice people. Friends are coming from everywhere to pay their respects. Thank you all for the love and support you have shown our family. We will miss him forever.