Matt is survived by his loving family - wife Tatiana, soon to be baby Sofia, mother & father Sherry & Ron, brothers Ron & Kyle. Grandmothers Sharon Gilmore & Jean Colbert. He had a very large family of aunts, uncles & cousins. He was especially fond of his niece Aurora & nephew Joey. Matthew had a large circle of friends. He was very close to his “work family”, he loved his co-workers & the residents at the Princess Martha. Matt graduated from Lakewood High School in St. Petersburg in 2007. Anyone that knew Matt could always count on seeing a huge smile on his face. He loved making everyone happy! He loved all sports - soccer, football, baseball & hockey. His favorite teams were the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Florida State Seminoles, Tampa Bay Rays & The Lightning. He also enjoyed fishing. He especially loved being with his wife Tatiana. Matthew was a very loving Husband, Son & Brother. He will be sorely missed but always thought of in a kind and loving way. Family & friends have many beautiful memories to cherish of Matt!