Matt R. Green

EAST PALESTINE–Matt R. Green, 25, was a lifelong resident of East Palestine. He died Saturday in Youngstown.

Matt was born July 23, 1993 in Akron, son of Robert Green and Teresa Jessop Sprowls.

Matt worked for several years doing various jobs for local manufacturing companies.

He is survived by his mother and stepfather, Teresa (Thomas) Sprowls of East Palestine; father, Robert Green of Fredericktown; maternal grandfather, Brian Birmingham of East Palestine; paternal stepgrandparents, Wayne and Kathleen Sprowls of Washington, Pa.

He was preceded in death by his maternal grandmother, Jeanne Birmingham.

A memorial gathering and time of remembrance will be held from 11 a.m. to noon April 16 at the Linsley-Royal Funeral Home in East Palestine. A graveside service will follow at 12:30 p.m. at Crest Haven Memorial Gardens in New Waterford. www.linsley-royal.com