Published in the April 24, 2018 edition.

WAKEFIELD — Matthew P. Desrosier, 42, of Wakefield died on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at his residence after a long battle with heart disease.

Born in Lynn on July 2, 1975, he was the son of Mary (Daley) Desrosier and the late Phillip J. Desrosier.

Matthew was a graduate of Lynn Technical School and Northeast School of Industrial Technology. He had been a long time Lynn resident before moving to Wakefield in 2000. Matthew had worked as an electrician and had accumulated eight state licenses over his career.

A memorial service in celebration of Matthew’s life will be held at the Dockside Restaurant, 1099 Main St., Wakefield on Sunday, April 29 from 12-3 p.m. Relatives and friends are invited to attend.

Arrangements are in the care of the McDonald Funeral Home, Wakefield.