HOWELL, Matthew James

HOWELL, Matthew James, 28, of St. Clairsville, Ohio, died Monday, September 10, 2012 at his home.

He was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on September 5, 1984, a son of James R. and Janice C. Wilson Howell.

Matt was a certified Diesel Mechanic and an employee at Belmont College in St. Clairsville.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Robert T. and Virginia E. Howell; Charles S. and Elia A. Wilson.

He is survived by his parents, Jim and Jan Howell of St. Clairsville; and his brother, Marcus Howell of St. Clairsville.

Friends will be received at the Toothman Funeral Home, St. Clairsville, Ohio, on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. when services will be conducted by Pastor Laurie Armstrong. Private interment will take place at Union Cemetery, St. Clairsville at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorial contributions be made to: Father Flanagan’s Boys Home, P.O. Box 145 Memorial, Boys Town, NE 68010.