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Matthew S. Lydon
PAWTUCKET - Matthew S. Lydon, 20, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, February 2, 2014. Born in Pawtucket, he was a beloved son of Joseph P. and Lisa A. (Fortin) Lydon of Pawtucket.
Matthew was a 2012 graduate of Tolman High School and worked at Pawtucket Country Club and Atlas Total Construction. He loved animals and enjoyed fishing; golfing; 4-wheeling and spending time with his family and friends by evening campfires. Matthew was a communicant of St. Teresa Church, Pawtucket, where he volunteered his time and talent. He was always willing to lend a helping hand to anyone in need.
Besides his loving parents, Matthew leaves a brother, Michael J. Lydon of Pawtucket and a sister, Kelly A. Foley and her husband, Michael of Cumberland. He was the uncle of Aaron and Mitchell Lydon and Analyse and Aiden Foley all of Cumberland. Matthew also leaves many aunts, uncles, cousins and dear friends.
His funeral will be held Friday at 9 a.m. from WILLIAM W. TRIPP Funeral Home, 1008 Newport Ave., Pawtucket, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in St. Teresa Church, 358 Newport Ave. VISITATION will be Thursday 4 to 8 p.m. Flowers are respectfully omitted. If desired, memorial gifts to the Pawtucket Animal Shelter, c/o Pawtucket Police Department, 121 Roosevelt Ave., Pawtucket, RI 02860 will be appreciated.