Matthew B. Carlyle, 57, of Mt. Vernon, died Monday, Oct. 21, 2013, at Crossroads Community Hospital in Mt. Vernon.
He was born Saturday, June 16, 1956, in Mt. Vernon, the son of William T. “Bill” and Mary (Lordan) Carlyle.
Matthew worked in the glass business.
He is survived by his mother, Mary Carlyle of Mt. Vernon; daughter, Angela of New Port Richey, Fla.; sister, Sarah Martin and husband Greg of Mt. Vernon; brother, Tony Carlyle of Schriever, La.; niece, Megan Cappel and husband Mike of Cincinnati; nephew, Cory Martin of Mt. Vernon; and great-niece, Madison Rose Cappel.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents and father.
In honor of Matthew’s wishes, he will be cremated and a private burial of ashes service will be held at a later date. Interment will be at Calvary Cemetery in Centralia.
For those who wish, memorials may be given to the Lifeboat Alliance and will be accepted at the funeral home or mailed to Hughey Funeral Home, P.O. Box 721, Mt. Vernon, IL 62864.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home where you may call 242-3348 or visit www.hugheyfuneralhome1969.com for further information and to send condolences.