Matthew McCart Cooey
Matthew McCart Cooey of Blackwood, NJ, born Dec. 16, 1984, suddenly on Dec. 15, 2012. Beloved son of Rita Cooey and Harvey Cooey Sr., son of Earl McCart. Loving brother of Ray McCart, Chris and Jennifer McCart, Harvey Jr. and Lisa Cooey, David Cooey and Roxanne Passerella, Brian and Amy Cooey and Dawn and AJ Napoli. Fiance to Shannon LeDrew. Nephew of Bernadette Stasiunas, Virginia and Ken Martin, and John and Linda Casole. Devoted grandson of Yolanda Casole and Ruth McCart and dear cousin and nephew to the entire Casole, Cooey, and McCart families.
Matt attended Highland High School, served in the United States Marine Corps
, where he served in Iraq, and later attended Florida International University. Matt will be remembered for his devotion to his family and the U.S. Marine Corps. He will always be remembered for his amazing ability to make you laugh and for being the life of the party. He was extremely proud and motivated in every way. He will forever be loved and in our hearts.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend his viewing and visitation with the family Thursday morning 9:30-11:00am at Our Lady of Hope Parish - Saint Agnes Church, Little Gloucester Road, Blackwood, NJ. Funeral Mass will follow at 11:00am on Thursday at the church. Burial will be private with the family. In lieu of flowers and other expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be sent to Disabled American Veterans National Headquarters, 3725 Alexandria Pike, Cold Spring, KY 41076 in honor of Matthew's name. Funeral arrangements entrusted and under the direction of
Eugene J. Zale
Funeral Home Inc.
712 N. White Horse Pike