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Richard "Matt" Tangherlini

August 8, 1988 ~ October 5, 2015 (age 27)


Richard M. “Matt” Tangherlini, 27, of Brockton, died tragically on October 5, 2015. He was a 2006 graduate of Southeastern Regional Vocational-Technical High School. An auto enthusiast, he was a member of South Shore Customs and enjoyed racing cars. A positive light, Matt was filled with love for everyone, taking time to talk with family, friends and strangers alike. Every day was a learning experience for him, he relished in enlightening people and sharing his spirituality and vast knowledge of the world around him. He had a unique perspective on living and believed that this life is part of a greater journey. “We are the universe.” Matt was the cherished son of Richard and Shannon Tangherlini, and Tammy Ruggiero; loving brother of Steven, Christopher, Ashley, Alex, Andrew and Jacqueline; dear grandson of Patricia Sullivan and Sami Whitman. Matt also leaves many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. All are welcome to calling hours Friday 4-7 p.m., with a 7 p.m. Celebration of Life service in Waitt Funeral Chapel at Waitt Funeral Home, 850 North Main St., Brockton. Cremation and private committal. 


 Service Information

Viewing
Friday
October 9, 2015

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Waitt Funeral Home
850 North Main Street
Brockton, MA 02301

Celebration of Life
Friday
October 9, 2015

7:00 PM
Waitt Funeral Home
850 North Main Street
Brockton, MA 02301


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