Matthew Dwayne “Matt” Carroll of Hermiston/Irrigon was born on June 13, 1990, in Richland, Washington, to parents Larry and Vickee Carroll. He died on August 17, 2018, in Portland, Oregon, at the age of 28 years.
Matt attended schools in Irrigon, graduating from Irrigon High School in the class of 2008. He then attended Oregon State University. Matt lived in Portland for a few years where he enjoyed all of the interesting and diverse people. He then returned to Hermiston and worked on the family farm, Holzapfel Ranch, for several years.
Matt was very much into computers, gaming, video games, anime, and continuously researching information.
He is survived by his parents, Larry and Vickee Carroll, Hermiston, Ore.; brother Tyler Carroll, Hermiston, Ore.; grandparents Janet Cooley, Irrigon, Ore., and Dwayne and Gerry Carroll, Hermiston, Ore.; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
Matt was preceded in death by his grandfather, William “Bill” Cooley.
A festival of life for Matthew will be held on Saturday, August 25, 2018, at 4:00 p.m. at his grandmother’s home, 280 N.E. Washington Ave., Irrigon, Oregon.
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Burns Mortuary of Hermiston, Oregon, is in care of arrangements.