Eric Matthew “Matt” Ingersoll

!OBIT IngersollNEWAug. 26, 1960 – Jan. 31, 2014

Memorial services for Eric Matthew “Matt” Ingersoll of Basin will be held at a later date. Matt, 53, died Jan. 31 at the Billings (Mont.) Clinic.

He was born Aug. 26, 1960, in El Paso, Texas, the son of Don and Ella Jane Ingersoll.

Matt enlisted in the United States Navy and served with a submarine division. After his discharge he was employed by the United States Postal Service and drove a truck hauling mail from coast to coast.

Matt moved to Story in 1993 and to Basin in 1994 where he worked for AC Supply, Russell Farms and J&E Construction.

When Matt was healthy there wasn’t anything he couldn’t do or fix.

His father, Don Ingersoll, and a brother, Mark Ingersoll, preceded him in death.

He is survived by his mother, Ella Jane Ingersoll; his children, Ian Dues, Erynne Dues, Christina Ingersoll Byers, Matthew Ingersoll and Jesse Ingersoll; one sister, Mary Louise Harris; one brother, Mike Ingersoll, and five grandchildren.