Matthew James Pooler, 25, passed away unexpectedly, April 20, 2019 at home. He was born May 7, 1993 in Portland the son of James C. Pooler and his wife, Lori and Julie A. McPhail and significant other, Tom Cary.
Matt attended Portland High School before beginning his job working in construction, where he enjoyed doing siding the most and had a sense of pride when the job was finished.
He will be remembered for his quick, witty sense of humor. He would often reply with a joke or line from a movie. Although he was a prankster, he would do anything for his family and friends. He made friends easily with his magnetic personality. He was a loyal friend to many.
He loved being around his family and friends, especially enjoyed the company of his dog, Milo. A few of his hobbies included; darts, pool, fishing and basketball. He had expensive taste when it came to his sneakers and gift giving.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by his siblings, Cari Pooler and her significant other, Jarod Johnson, Jaylin, Karissa, Alex and Tyler. He is also survived by a niece and nephew. Jaycee and Cayn Johnson, his grandmother, Carol A. Jordan, and his significant other, Katie Wilson along with many cousins and friends.
He was predeceased by his sister, Jana L. Pooler and his grandmother, Lillian J. Pooler.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, 307 Congress Street, Portland on Monday, April 29 at 10AM. Burial will follow in the Brooklawn Cemetery, Portland.