Matthew C. Smith

  • Born: June 5, 1988
  • Died: August 24, 2015
  • Location: Carmel, Indiana

Flanner and Buchanan Funeral Center Carmel

325 E Carmel Dr
Carmel, IN 46032
Tel. (317) 848-2929

Tribute & Message From The Family

Matthew C. Smith
27, Carmel, passed away Tuesday, August 25, 2015. Matthew was born on June 5, 1988 in Anchorage, Alaska to parents, Charles E. and Leigh A. (Mullins) Smith and older sister Elizabeth Marie (Smith) Oatman. He graduated from Carmel High School, where he was a member of the drumline. Matthew went on to earn multiple degrees from Vincennes University and had worked in the biomedical technology field.
Matthew loved hockey, cars, hunting and his beagles. He was a member of Orchard Park Presbyterian Church, USA Hockey, Lost Lake Woods Club, the NRA and the Indiana Youth Hockey Association, where he was a youth coach.
Matthew is survived by his parents, Charlie and Leigh Smith; sister, Elizabeth M. Oatman (John); grandmother, Dorothy Smith; aunts and uncles: David Smith (MaryAnn), Nancy Hosford (Jim), and Scott Mullins; and cousins: Drake Smith, Lindsay Smith, Mike Hosford, Jacki Hosford and Audrey Mullins.
Matthew was preceded in death by his grandparents, Russ Smith, Joan Cox and Richard Mullins.
Calling will be held from 5-7pm, Friday, August 28, 2015 at Orchard Park Presbyterian Church (1605 E. 106th Street, Indianapolis), where his funeral services will be held at 11am on Saturday, August 29th. Burial will follow services in Carmel Cemetery.
Condolences may be shared with the family online by visiting Matthew's tribute page at
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Matt Smith Memorial Scholarship Fund, c/o IYHA, P.O. Box 24, Carmel, IN 46082.
Arrangements are being handled by Flanner and Buchanan- Carmel.