Matthew "MattyB" Glenn Barrios, age 24, of Granite City, IL, formerly of Edwardsville, IL, passed away on Thursday, June 19, 2014 in St. Louis, MO. Matt was born on March 23, 1990 in Maryville, IL, a son to Scott and Christine (Baker) Barrios.
Matt graduated from Edwardsville High School in 2008. He kept himself very busy by working at Taco Bell in Troy, IL and as a chef at Wild Country in Collinsville, IL. Matt enjoyed listening to all kinds of music, watching movies and hanging out with his friends. Matt loved life, he loved to laugh, but most of all he loved his family and friends. He will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him.
He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Ronald "Matt" Barrios.
Matt is survived by his loving parents, Scott and Christine Barrios of Edwardsville, IL; brother and sister-in-law, Daniel and Desiree of Granite City, IL; niece, Rhilynn Barrios; companion, Levi Stump of Granite City, IL; grandparents, H. Glenn and Carol Baker of Highland, IL, Elinda Barrios of Granite City, IL and Sandra Mansfield of Granite City, IL; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and many dear friends.
In celebration of Matt's life, a visitation will be held from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Sunday, June 22, 2014 at Irwin Chapel, 591 Glen Crossing Road in Glen Carbon, IL.
Memorial donations may be given to Madison County Humane Society and will be accepted at the funeral chapel. www.irwinchapel.com
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