S: Matthew Anthony Gowin
BC: Made By:
FC: How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and the strong. Because someday in life you will have been all of these.
2: It's a Boy! | "He's the tiniest thing that you'll put your entire life into..." | Matthew
3: "A baby is God's own opinion that the world should go on."
4: Family is just accident.... They don't mean to get on your nerves. They don't even mean to be your family, they just are.
5: Grandparents | "You don't choose your family. They are God's gift to you, as you are to them."
6: Matt-- You've grown up so fast. I can't believe the very special young man you've become. I am so proud of you. You will always be that precious little boy to me. Love you always --Mom
7: Son, you outgrew my lap, but never my heart.
8: "If you always do what you've always done you'll always get what you've always got"
9: Matthew-- You are an amazing young man with a huge heart. Thank you for all the memories. I couldn't be more proud. we've been through so much together. Thanks for letting me be your coach all those years. That is something I will never forget. Thank you for letting me be your #1 fan but most of all for being your Dad. I love you with all my heart. --Dad
10: Matt-- I can't tell you how proud I am of you. You have turned in to quite the young man. I know that whatever obstacles you face in life you will overcome. Congratulations and good luck! I love you. --Melissa
11: To the outside world, we all grow old. But not to brothers and sisters. We know each other as we always were. We know each other's hearts. We share private family jokes. We remember family feuds and secrets, family griefs and joys. We live outside the touch of time.
12: Growing up... | We didn't realize we were making memories, we just knew we were having fun.
14: Matt & David
16: "People ask me what I do in winter when I can't play baseball. You wanna know what I do? I stare out the window and wait for Spring."
18: Wisconsin | Rockhounds
20: WHO | LET | THE | Woof | WOOf
21: Dogs | Out? | woof | woof
22: Cudahy Packer Baseball | play
23: Seniors | ball
24: Basketball | "To learn to succeed, you must first learn to fail." --Michael jordan
26: L i v i n g L i f e | ...and loving every moment. | "In the end, it's not the years in your life that matter; it's the life in the years."
27: M E M O R I E S
28: We're all born crazy...
29: ...some remain that way.
30: “Other things may change us, but we start and end with family”
34: These are the moments you'll always remember, spent with the people you'll never forget | Let the good times roll!
38: Matthew's Senior Pictures | 2011