Sgt. Matthew Travis Palacios, known as Matt by many friends and loved ones, was granted his angel wings Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013, at the age of 23. Funeral: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Laurel Land Memorial Chapel. Interment: Laurel Land Memorial Park of Fort Worth. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Laurel Land Memorial Chapel. Matt was born April 29, 1990, and lived in Fort Worth. He graduated from Crowley High School in 2008 then proudly served his country by joining the United States Marine Corps
. Matthew will be greatly missed and always remembered by his family and friends. He was preceded in death by his older brother, Manuel Elisio Palacios; cousin, Capt. Robert Vallejo Jr.; and grandfather, Robert Vallejo. Survivors: Matt is survived by his loving mother, Lisa Palacios; grandmothers, Tina Romero and Mary Palacios; numerous aunts, uncles and cousins; and several friends.