Matthew Thomas Indelicato of St. Clair, MO, formerly Baltimore, MD, departed this life on Friday, June 8, 2012, in Washington, MO, having reached the age of eighteen years, seven months and twenty-six days. Matthew was born in Towson, MD, on October 13, 1993, son of Daniel Albert Smith and Michelle Nichole Indelicato.
Matthew is survived by his mother, Michelle Indelicato, of St. Clair, MO; by his father, Daniel Smith and wife, Mary Beth, of Baltimore, MD; by his siblings, Anthony and Samantha Sears of St. Clair; by his grandparents, Lucy and Tom Indelicato of Hanover, PA, Mary Peacock and husband, Howard, of Baltimore, MD, Pete Smith of Baltimore and Sherill Williams and husband, Richie, of Fenton, MO; by his great-grandmothers, Lillian Weinberg and companion, Irish, of Baltimore and Cecelia Urban of Ellicott City, MD; by his special aunts and uncles, Christina Ludlum of Ballwin, MO, Lisa Sa Hanai and significant other, Stephanie, of Eureka, MO, Donna Simons and husband, Rick, of Spring Grove, PA and Jason Wolf of Baltimore; by his special cousins, Amanda Sears of Ballwin, Nick Barkow of Eureka and Jay Ludlum of Baltimore; by aunts, uncles, great-aunts and uncles, cousins, other relatives and many friends.
Matthew was preceded in death by his great-grandfathers, Sherman Weinberg and Pete Urban.
Matthew was a Christian, believing in the Lord as his Savior and had often visited Victory Church in St. Clair, MO. Matthew was a 2012 graduate of St. Clair High School. He was very active in the school arts and drama program. His interests included acting, drama and singing. He loved music of all kinds and was an avid reader. He was a talented writer and writing was one of his favorite pastimes. Matthew had a passion for art, being quite the artist himself. Matt had planned to attend East Central College in the Fall and hoped to attend New York Film Academy someday. What meant most to Matthew was time spent with his family and friends; and the many wonderful memories they created will forever be cherished by them all.
A kind and loving son, grandson, great-grandson, brother, nephew, great-nephew, cousin and treasured friend, he will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by all who knew and loved him.
Funeral services were held at 4:00 PM on Wednesday, June 13, 2012 at Russell Colonial Funeral Home in St. Clair, MO. Funeral services were held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, June 16, 2012 at the Jeffrey Zumbrun Funeral Home in Eldersburg, MD. A private committal will take place at a later date. Memorials may be made to the family.