Michael N. Mattice 18, passed away Sunday, May 17, 2015. He was born in Amsterdam, New York on November 11, 1996. Mike was a graduate of Galway High School. In September of 2014 he joined the NY Army National Guard. He was a Private First Class in Troop A 2nd 101 CAV. He worked for Janitronics at Global Foundries in Malta.
Mike enjoyed sports. He played basketball, baseball and football. He could often be found hanging out with his best friends William Oates and Joseph Vukas.
Michael is survived by his mother and stepfather Barbara and Joseph Cerniglia of Gloversville; father Brian Mattice of Amsterdam; brothers Keith Mattice, David Mattice and Jason Simmons, Jr.; stepsisters Victoria and Tia Cerniglia; grandparents Jesslyn Herman, Kevin Utter, Susan and George Kimball; and many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
Funeral services will be held 10am Friday, May 22 at the Barkersville Christian Church, 7200 Barkersville Road, Middle Grove. Burial will follow in Galway Cemetery. Relatives and friends are invited to call on Thursday, May 21 from 5 to 8pm at Armer Funeral Home, Inc., 39 East High Street, Ballston Spa.
Memorial contributions in memory of Michael may be made to the Ballston Area Community Center, 20 Malta Avenue Ballston Spa, NY 12020.