Matthew Robert Perry, age 33, passed away Monday, July 23, 2018 after a year and a half battle with cancer. A software engineer for Google, Matt graduated on a full scholarship from Boston University. Matt refused to let his cancer dictate his life. During his illness Matt scaled the summit of Mt. Rainier (twice), hiked the parks of Utah, kayaked the rivers of Montana and Maine, and skied the slopes of Utah, Oregon, and New England. Matt loved the outdoors, spending time in the rock climbing gym, and especially walking his beloved Alaskan Klee Kai husky Aace.
Beloved son of Robert Perry & his wife Catherine & his late mother Eva (Pagnani) Perry. Loving brother of Michael & his wife Annie. Dear uncle of Jack Perry. Cherished grandson of John & Delia Pagnani and John & the late Helen Perry. Nephew of Emily Sweeney & her husband Jim, Michael, Linda & her husband Richard Kowalski. Cousin of Jimmy, Jessie & Erika.
In celebration of Matt’s life, donations can be made to First Descents, an organization close to Matt’s heart. https://firstdescents.org/get-involved/donate/