Matthew R. Young, 52, of Albuquerque, NM, passed away unexpectedly on April 27, 2022, after a short illness.
Born February 26, 1970, Matt is survived by his wife of 27 years, Elsa Soderman Young of Albuquerque, NM, his parents David A. and Linda (Rohe) Young of Huntersville, PA, and brother, Craig (Suzanne) Young of Montoursville, PA, brother-in-law, Denis J. Soderman (Amanda) of Tucson, AZ and sister-in-law, Erika Soderman (Katie) of Tucson, AZ.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Charles C. and Anna B. Young of Huntersville and Richard L. and Betty J. Rohe of Montoursville.
Matt graduated from Hughesville High School and went on to earn a degree in Computer Science and Engineering from Bucknell University and a master’s degree in Systems Engineering from Johns Hopkins University. Throughout his career, Matt worked as an engineer for various organizations, including Titan, Sandia and Los Alamos National Laboratories. He also served as a software engineer for US Digital Service and was founder and chief architect of his own company, Bisonworks, LLC.
Matt enjoyed traveling and spending time in the Southwest but had the most fun at home with his wife and brood of rescued cats and dogs.
There will be a funeral service at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, May 9, 2022, at Spitler Funeral Home, 733 Broad Street, Montoursville, PA 17754. Friends will be received from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home. Interment will be at Trinity Lutheran Cemetery in Huntersville, PA.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Matt’s memory to Argos, A Shelter Dog Rescue, Inc. of Albuquerque, NM at argosdogrescue.org.