Matthew Philpott

Matthew G. Philpott

1968 - 2014 PETERSBURGH, NY Matthew G. Philpott, 45, passed away on Tuesday, April 1, in Pittstown, N.Y. He was the husband of Kristin Philpott of Babcock Lake Road, and the father of Elizabeth, Emily, and Kaitlyn Philpott. Matthew was born on Aug. 29, 1968, in Bennington, Vt., son of George Philpott and the late Patricia Hayes Philpott. He graduated from Hoosick Falls High School and Hudson Valley Community College. Matthew was employed by the Lyons Incorporation in Connecticut. He enjoyed coaching youth teams in the area, playing volleyball with friends, working on fund raising for the Karen McGovern Memorial Fund, and was an avid Oakland Raiders fan. Matthew was a loving husband and father. Besides his wife, children, and father, he is survived by his sisters, Kathleen Cutler, Debbie Surdam, Colleen Wilwol, Carrie Garippa, and Mary Somes, and many nieces and nephews. FUNERAL NOTICE: A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered on Saturday, April 5, at 10 a.m., from the Immaculate Conception Church on Main Street in Hoosick Falls. Burial will follow the mass at Hoosick Rural Cemetery in Hoosick, N.Y. Relatives and friends may call at the Mahar Funeral Home, 43 Mains Street in Hoosick Falls, N.Y., on Friday from 4 to 8 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to Karen McGovern Memorial Fund, through the funeral home.

Funeral Home

Mahar Funeral Home
43 Main Street Hoosick Falls, NY 12090
518-686-5123

Published in Bennington Banner on Apr. 4, 2014