Matthew Eric Stephens, 51, of Yakima died Saturday at Yakima Regional Medical and Cardiac Center. Mr. Stephens was born in Yakima. He worked in the air-conditioning, heating and electrical industry. He was employed at RSD.

Survivors include his companion, Wena Dove; his mother, Joyce; and a brother, Marc of Scottsdale, Ariz.

A memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Christ Lutheran Church, Yakima. Private inurnment will be at a later date. Arrangements are by Valley Hills Funeral Home and Crematory, Yakima.