Matthew Joseph Verrier, age 24 of Crofton, Maryland, died suddenly on August 21, 2021. Matthew was a 2015 graduate of Southern High School in Harwood, Maryland and a 2019 graduate of Lincoln College of Technology in Columbia, Maryland. Matthew was the cherished son of Patricia A. Verrier and a beloved brother of Christopher F. Verrier. Matthew is predeceased by his loving father Joseph Arthur Verrier of Bedford, his paternal grandparents, Paul and Dorothea Verrier of Bedford, and his maternal grandparents, William and Martha Thistle of Malden. In addition to his mother and brother, Matthew leaves behind his aunts: Barbara Thistle (Stamford, CT), Paula Verrier (Bedford), and Sandra Alexander (Montgomery Center, VT), as well as several cousins and close friends. Matthew’s warm and cheerful smile will be missed by so many, but we take comfort knowing that he is with his dad, Joe and at peace in the loving arms of his Eternal Father. Family and friends were received on August 25, 2021 in Beall Funeral Home in Bowie, MD. A Funeral Mass was celebrated on August 26, 2021 in Sacred Heart Church in Bowie, MD. Family and friends are invited to gather at Shawsheen Funeral Home on Thursday, September 2, 2021 for procession to Shawsheen Cemetery. Graveside services and burial will be at noon. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to Hope House Treatment Center, 26 Marbury Dr., Crownsville, MD 21032.