Matthew Lee Nichol was born January 28, 1977 in Salt Lake City, UT. With a sober heart and mind, he moved into the next life on July 3, 2013. Matthew was 36. He is survived by his parents, Carmen R. and Lynn M. (Nic) Nichol, sister, Kristen Randak (Paul), brother, Mark (Cerise), nieces & nephews, Patrick (Anna), John, Susan, Madeleine, Taylor, Lauren, Matthew, Kaeden, Brendan, Connor, and Eris. He is also survived by friends of Bill W. everywhere.\n\nMatthew was a life enthusiast whose passions included skiing, rock climbing, and the outdoors. Matthew Lee was a beloved son, brother, uncle and friend. Matty was a biker, poet, ninja, cowboy, spirit walker, skater, adventurer, fire keeper, and mountain man. Walking the Warrior's Path, Matty was a friend to everyone. Matthew's unmistakable crooked smile and loud laughter brightened every room and life he touched. Uncle Matt loved fiercely, and most paramount were his nephews and nieces. Matty will be missed by all.\n\nPlease share with us the celebration of his precious life. A viewing will be held Monday, July 8 from 6:00-7:30pm, followed immediately by a sober wake with an open mic from 7:30-9:00pm at Jenkins-Soffe Mortuary (1007 W. S. Jordan Parkway). Memorial Services will be Tuesday, July 9 at 11:00am at the Silver Lake LDS Chapel (8076 S. Big Cottonwood Canyon Road, Brighton), followed immediately by a memorial walk around Silver Lake (approximately 12noon). Interment held at Mountain View Memorial Estates (3115 E. Bengal Blvd) at 2:00pm. Online condolences at www.jenkins-soffe.com.\n\nDUE TO THE EXTREME AMOUNT OF SUPPORT SHOWN AT TONIGHT'S VIEWING THE SOBER WAKE WILL BEGIN AT APPROX. 9:00 PM. THANK YOU FOR YOUR PATIENCE AND SUPPORT.