Matthew LaForest

May 25, 2022

Matthew LaForest Obituary

Matt LaForest died May 25, 2022 unexpectedly in Grand Blanc. Matt worked for 20 plus years at Champion Auto Sales in Flint. While at Champion, he was often referred to as "Money Matt". Matt retired shortly after leaving Champion due to his kidneys. Matt and ex-wife Lisa have two boys Christian and Caleb La Forest. Matt was born in Rochester, Michigan on June 2, 1973 to Lynn and Mary La Forest. He is survived by his sisters Nancy(Roger) Williams and Emily (Anthony) Brzezinski. His partner was Bobbie Riselay of Flint. He was also known as “Poppa Coot” to Anjel Mason, Santiago Mason, Ahlijah Berry, Korah Berry. Matt was a founding member of the Section 19 Rowdies Hockey Club. He passionately enjoyed Michigan football games and the trash talking that the rivalry created. No services are planned at this time.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Matthew LaForest, please visit our floral store.

Friends and family have shared their relationship to show their support.
How do you know Matthew LaForest?
We are sorry for your loss.
Help others honor Matthew's memory.


You can still show your support by sending flowers directly to the family, or by planting a memorial tree in the memory of Matthew LaForest

© 2023 Wessels & Wilk Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility